Magnitude 4.3 quake hits Antique

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Friday, December 20, 2013

A MAGNITUDE 4.3 earthquake struck the province of Antique at 12:48 p.m. Friday.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the epicenter of the tremor, which is tectonic in origin, was located at 32 kilometers (km) northeast of San Jose De Buenavista, Antique. It has a depth of one km.

Antique quake
(Source: Phivolcs)


Intensity III was felt in the municipalities of Tibiao, Culasi, San Jose and Caticlan.

Intensity II was also recorded in Boracay island.

Phivolcs said there were no reported damages and expected aftershocks. (NMP/Sunnex)

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