Magnitude 6.2 earthquake jolts Eastern Samar

Another 6.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Eastern Samar at 1:37 today, April 23, Tuesday, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS).



The earthquake's epicenter was located in San Julian, Eastern Samar, Phivolcs said in an advisory. Intensity V was felt in Tacloban City and Catbalogan City while Intensity IV was recorded in Masbate City, Legazpi City, and Sorsogon City.

Yesterday April 22, a magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocks Zambales at 5:11 P.M. Monday. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded the origin and its epicenter 18 kms. northeast of Castillejos, Zambales with a depth of 21 kms.


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