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Magnitude 4 quake rocks Zambales

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 12:23 PM October 11, 2018

A magnitude 4.0 earthquake jolted Zambales on Thursday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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Phivolcs reported that the quake hit 10 kilometers (km) southeast of Santa Cruz, Zambales, at 10:49 a.m.

In its second information bulletin, Phivolcs said an Instrumental Intensity I was also recorded in Dagupan City and the quake has been upgraded to magnitude 4.0 from magnitude 3.9.

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The earthquake of tectonic origin had a depth of 30 km, Phivolcs said.

Phivolcs said aftershocks could be expected but no damage would be expected from the earthquake. /muf

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