4.1-magnitude quake shook Abra early Thursday | Inquirer News

4.1-magnitude quake shook Abra early Thursday

/ 11:02 AM July 12, 2012

MANILA, Philippines—A 4.1-magnitude earthquake shook Abra Thursday morning, state volcanologists said.

The earthquake, with a depth of 27 kilometers, hit four kilometres southwest of Lagangilang at 8:09 a.m., the Philippine Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.


It was felt at Intensity 4 in Bontoc, Mountain Province; Lagawe, Ifugao; Balbalan, Kalinga; Lagangilang, Bucloc and San Juan, Abra; and Intensity 3 in Baguio City and Candon City, Ilocos Sur.

No damage was recorded, Philvocs added.


Aftershocks were also not expected, it also said.

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: Abra, Earthquake, Phivolcs, volcanologist
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© 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.