Magnitude 5.4 quake jolts Zambo del Norte


Posted at Oct 02 2012 02:55 PM | Updated as of Oct 02 2012 11:06 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 5.4 earthquake hit Zamboanga del Norte on Tuesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

Phivolcs said the earthquake occurred at 2:25 p.m. Its epicenter was located 10 kilometers southeast of Sergio Osmeña Sr. town.

Phivolcs said Intensity III was felt in Zambaonga City.
The earthquake was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 10 kms
Phivolcs said aftershocks are expected from the earthquake. No damage was reported, as of posting.