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Seism recorded off the coast of Rodrigues Island

An earthquake estimated at 5.2 on the Richter scale intensity was recorded off Rodrigues, last Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:26 p.m. local time.
The epicenter of the seismic phenomenon occurred at a depth of 16.1 km in sea and about 900 km south-east of Port Mathurin, according to the monitoring agencies terrestrial activities.
No damage has been identified in Rodrigues with a seism which was not felt on the island.

As a reminder, two aftershocks of magnitude 5.1 and 4.1 were already registered in the same area Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.

Seism recorded off the coast of Rodrigues Island

Fabrice François

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