Magnitude 4.1 quake jolts Eastern Samar


Posted at Jul 29 2020 10:10 AM

MANILA - A magnitude 4.1 earthquake hit Eastern Samar early Wednesday, Phivolcs said.

The tremor struck 17 kilometers southwest of Maydolong town at 2:34 a.m., state seismologists said.

It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 32 kilometers, according to Phivolcs. 

Instrumental Intensity I was reported in Palo town, Leyte.

The tremor was not expected to cause damage and aftershocks.

--Report from Ranulfo Docdocan, ABS-CBN News