A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Sainte-Marie in Martinique. The temblor was reported at 05:52:26 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 46.82 km (29 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-16 09:52:26 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -60.4741 West, latitude 15.2969 North, depth 46.82 km.
Close countries, Martinique (c. 433 000 pop). The epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Le Robert (c. 23 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Sainte-Marie (c. 20 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Le François (c. 19 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Saint-Joseph (c. 17 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Petite Rivière Salée (c. 15 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pont Cassé, Saint-Joseph, Le Vauclin.
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