Magnitude 4.7 earthquake rattles Babuyan Island | Inquirer News

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake rattles Babuyan Island

By: - Reporter / @KHallareINQ
/ 10:38 AM September 30, 2020

Image from Phivolcs

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 4.7 earthquake shook Babuyan Island in Calayan, Cagayan on Wednesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The earthquake struck at 8:49 a.m. at 49 kilometers northeast of Babuyan Island.


The tremor was of tectonic origin, and had a 15-kilometer depth of focus.

No aftershocks or damage was expected from the earthquake, Phivolcs said.


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