Magnitude 4.2 quake rocks Ilocos Norte
MANILA, Philippines — A Magnitude 4.2 earthquake rocked Ilocos Norte on Wednesday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
Earthquake Information No.2
Date and Time: 27 Jan 2021 – 09:07 PM
Magnitude = 4.2
Depth = 030 kilometers
Location = 18.40N, 120.29E – 035 km N 78° W of Pasuquin (Ilocos Norte)https://t.co/zhkP3NF1Mo pic.twitter.com/PGuk3W2o5z
— PHIVOLCS-DOST (@phivolcs_dost) January 27, 2021
According to Phivolcs’ latest bulletin, the earthquake was located 35 kilometers northwest of Pasuquin town and had a depth of 30 kilometers.
Phivolcs did not issue a tsunami warning, and no reports of damage were recorded. However, netizens on Twitter said the earthquake was felt by residents in the area.
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