4.6-magnitude quake jolts Zambales


Posted at Mar 19 2020 03:52 PM

4.6-magnitude quake jolts Zambales 1

MANILA - A 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck Zambales province Thursday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The tectonic tremor occurred at 2:49 p.m. some 30 kilometers southwest of San Felipe town. It had a depth of 25 kilometers.

Instrumental intensity 3 was recorded in Olongapo City while instrumental intensity 1 was reported in Guagua, Pampanga. 

Phivolcs said the quake would not cause damage or spawn aftershocks.