Quakes jolt Ilocos, Bicol, Eastern Samar
Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) - May 21, 2019 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines — Earthquakes shook parts of Luzon and the Visayas yesterday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported.

Phivolcs said a magnitude 4.5 quake occurred at around 2:20 p.m., with its epicenter located 31 kilometers northwest of Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte. It was felt at Intensity 4 or moderately strong in Pagudpud and Intensity 3 in Bangui, Burgos and Pasuquin, all in Ilocos Norte.

A magnitude 4.4 quake occurred at around 6:45 a.m. in Masbate. The epicenter of the quake was traced four kilometers northeast of Pio V. Corpus town. It was felt at Intensity 3 in Pio V. Corpuz and Intensity 2 in Placer also in Masbate.

In Eastern Samar, a magnitude 3.3 tremor struck

San Julian at about 8:02 a.m. – Cet Dematera

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