Trinis awakened by the jolt of a 5.1 tremor


    A 5.1 magnitude earthquake was felt in Trinidad early this morning, with many reporting that it work them up.

    The UWI Seismic Research Centre says the tremor occurred at 4:11am just north of the Paria Peninsula of Venezuela.

    It had a depth of 10 kilometers.

    Persons in areas such as Carenage, San Juan, Arima and Charlieville, among many others, reported feeling the quake.