Magnitude 5.6 quake shakes Occidental Mindoro 

Credit to Author: Arlie O. Calalo| Date: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 23:13:33 +0000

A magnitude 5.6 earthquake rocked Occidental Mindoro early Monday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). It said the quake occurred around 2:16 a.m. at 31 kilometers southeast of Looc. With a depth at 121 kms, Phivolcs said the quake was tectonic in origin. Intensity 4 was reported in the towns […]

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Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Batanes–Phivolcs

Credit to Author: Franz Lewin Embudo| Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2020 04:39:26 +0000

Phivolcs recorded the epicenter of the tremor at 16 kilometers northeast of Basco town at 12:44 a.m. The tectonic quake had a depth of 174 kms from the surface. Intensity 4 was felt in Basco and Itbayat, Batanes. Instrumental intensities were also recorded in: Intensity 2- Laoag City and Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte Intensity 1- Vigan City […]

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6.1-magnitude earthquake shakes Sarangani

Credit to Author: Franz Lewin Embudo| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 05:37:42 +0000

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocked Sarangani Thursday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. Phivolcs spotted the epicenter of the earthquake 44 kilometers southwest of Glan town at 11:38 p.m. The tectonic tremor had a depth of 43 kilometers from the surface. Intensity 5 was recorded in Maasim, Glan, and Malapatan, Sarangani; […]

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits Davao del Sur

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 13:36:51 +0000

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck Davao Del Sur on Friday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. Phivolcs spotted the epicenter of the quake at 25 kilometers northeast of Digos City town at 7:18 p.m. It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 28 kms from the surface. Intensity 2 […]

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4.1 earthquake hits Batangas town near restive Taal

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 23:20:22 +0000

ANOTHER magnitude 4.1 volcanic earthquake struck Agoncillo, Batangas on early Monday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. Phivolcs located the epicenter of the 6:35 a.m tremor at 6 kilometers northwest of Agoncillo town. It had a depth of 8 kilometers from the surface. Intensity 3, categorized as intrumental intensity, was felt in […]

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Magnitude 4.8 quake hits Davao Oriental — Phivolcs

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 14 Dec 2019 11:33:12 +0000

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake hit Davao Oriental on Saturday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. Phivolcs said the epicenter was at 44 kilometers southeast of Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental. The 2:39 p.m. tremor was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 75 kms from the surface. No intensity was reported. […]

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