Magnitude 4.7 earthquake rattles Babuyan Island
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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