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4.2 magnitude quake hits Batanes

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 04:05 PM October 31, 2021

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela — A 4.2-magnitude earthquake shook Itbayat island-town in Batanes at about 12:09 a.m. on Sunday, October 31, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.

The nine-kilometer-deep quake, which was tectonic in origin, was recorded 77 km southwest of Itbayat town.

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The quake was also felt in Basco town, the capital town of Batanes.

No one was reported injured or damaged in the quake.

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No aftershocks were recorded.

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