Mild earthquake jolts Catanduanes province


Posted at Nov 06 2008 11:13 AM | Updated as of Nov 06 2008 07:13 PM

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake rocked Virac town in Catanduanes province, Thursday morning.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology in Legazpi City traced the earthquake epicenter was 54 kilometers southeast of Virac town. It was felt around 9 a.m.

Intensity three was felt in Sorsogon and Legazpi City, Catarman and Samar and intensity two in Can-avid, Eastern Samar.

There were no reported injuries after the tremor. With a report from Gerard Lorbes, ABS-CBN Naga