Lots of minimal size quakes worldwide but this one is significant and closer to home.

2004/12/14 23:20 M 6.7 CAYMAN ISLANDS REGION Z= 10km 18.98N 81.31W

This information is provided by the USGS

National Earthquake Information Center.

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These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS REGION has occurred at:
18.98N 81.31W Depth 10km Tue Dec 14 23:20:13 2004 UTC

Time: Universal Time (UTC) Tue Dec 14 23:20:13 2004

Time Near Epicenter Tue Dec 14 18:20:13 2004

Eastern Standard Time (EST) Tue Dec 14 18:20:13 2004

Central Standard Time (CST) Tue Dec 14 17:20:13 2004

Mountain Standard Time (MST) Tue Dec 14 16:20:13 2004

Pacific Standard Time (PST) Tue Dec 14 15:20:13 2004

Alaska Standard Time (AST) Tue Dec 14 14:20:13 2004

Hawaii Standard Time (HST) Tue Dec 14 13:20:13 2004

Location with respect to nearby cities:

35 km (20 miles) SSE of GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (pop 20,000)

325 km (205 miles) ENE of Swan Island

360 km (225 miles) SSW of Cienfuegos, Cuba

760 km (470 miles) S of Miami, Florida

For maps, additional information, and subsequent updates,
please consult:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/recenteqsww/Quakes/ussadb.htm .