Magnitude 4.5 quake jolts Oriental Mindoro | Inquirer News
Close  

Magnitude 4.5 quake jolts Oriental Mindoro

By: - Correspondent / @mvirolaINQ
/ 08:09 PM August 30, 2021

CITY OF CALAPAN A magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck in Oriental Mindoro province on Monday evening, the latest bulletin by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Phivolcs bulletin said the quake, which occurred at 7:28 p.m., centered west of the town of Bongabong. It had a depth of 24 kilometers and was felt in Quezon and Batangas provinces.

According to Phivolcs, it was felt af Intensity 3 in Calapan City, also in Oriental Mindoro; Intensity 2 in San Jose, Occidental Mindoro and Mulanay, Quezon; and Intensity 1 in Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro, Batangas City in Batangas, and Lopez in Quezon.

FEATURED STORIES

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury from the earthquake that lasted for a few seconds.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Earthquake, Oriental Mindoro, Phivolcs
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.