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5.7 quake felt in Metro Manila, Luzon areas

The Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) - Ground shaking was felt in various parts of Metro Manila and neighboring provinces Wednesday night.

The magnitude-5.7 quake was recorded 22 kilometers southwest of Calatagan, Batangas at 7:52 p.m. Friday, the Philippine Institute for Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said in an advisory.

Aftershocks are expected, Phivolcs noted.

The quake was felt at Intensity 4 in Malolos, Bulacan; Tagaytay City; Mabini, Batangas; Indang and Rosario in Cavite; Naujan, San Teodoro, Pola and Socorro areas in Oriental Mindoro.

It was felt at Intensity 3 in Quezon City; Pasig City; Taguig City; Manila City; Paranaque City; Bacoor, Cavite; Baco, Oriental Mindoro; San Jose, Occ. Mindoro; Talisay, Batangas and in Taal Volcano Island.

Binangonan, Rizal; Lucban, Quezon; Makati City.

 

Intensity 2 was recorded in San Pedro, Laguna, and Intensity 1 in Caloocan City.

The United States Geological Survey measured the tremor at magnitude 5.6 and traced the epicenter 14 kilometers north-northwest of Wawa, Mindoro. It struck at a depth of 76.74 kilometers.

Social media posts report tremors experienced in Quezon City, Valenzuela, Makati, Taguig and Mandaluyong around 7:50 in the evening.

Batangas, Rizal, Cavite, Laguna and Zambales areas were also affected by the tremors. 

 

BATANGAS CALOOCAN CITY CAVITE CITY INDANG AND ROSARIO LAGUNA AND ZAMBALES MAKATI CITY MANILA CITY METRO MANILA ORIENTAL MINDORO QUEZON CITY
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