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Earthquake rattles Batangas anew

/ 07:35 AM January 13, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Another magnitude 4.1 earthquake of volcanic origin struck Batangas province on Monday morning.

The earthquake’s epicenter was traced six kilometers northwest of Agoncillo town at 6:35 a.m. and had a depth of focus of eight kilometers, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

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It was felt at Instrumental Intensity III in Tagaytay City.

No aftershocks are expected from this tremor.

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This was the latest earthquake to rock Batangas province after the magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 3:11 a.m and magnitude 4.0 at 3:24 a.m. on Monday, and magnitude 4.1 quake at 11:56 p.m. on Sunday all recorded in Agoncillo town.

Phivolcs has recorded a total of 75 volcanic earthquakes in the Taal Volcano area as of 5a.m. Monday. 

Thirty-two of these quakes were felt with intensities ranging from Intensity II – V in Tagaytay City, Cabuyao, Laguna, Talisay, Alitagtag, Lemery and Bauan, Batangas.

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