Batanes, 5.5 magnitude earthquake shakes – Phivolcs

Batanes, 5.5 magnitude earthquake shakes – Phivolcs


A 5.5 magnitude earthquake shook parts of extreme Northern Luzon.

According to Phivolcs, it was recorded as early as 6:32 a.m.

Its epicenter was located 49 km southwest of Sabtang, Batanes.

It has a depth of 14 kilometers and is tectonic in origin.

Although it is not expected to cause much damage, it is possible that some aftershocks will follow.

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