Saturday, January 3, 2015

Quake shakes Masbate, nearby provinces

Source: Phivolcs

MASBATE CITY--A tectonic quake jolted Masbate and nearby areas at 12:50 in the afternoon today.

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, the epicenter was located 20 km S 81° E of Masbate.

The reported intensities are as follows:
Intensity V - Masbate City
Intensity IV - Irosin, Sorsogon
Intensity II - Uson, Masbate; Legaspi City
Intesnity I - Cabid-an, Sorsogon

No aftershocks are expected.--With Report from Duke Maggay/BICOLSTANDARD.COM

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