Mild quake jolts Quezon

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014


A MAGNITUDE 5.3 earthquake jolted Quezon province on Wednesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

In a bulletin, Phivolcs said the quake which struck at 9:43 p.m. was located at 92 kilometers northeast of Jomalig, Quezon.

Quezon quake
(Source: Phivolcs)


The quake, which was tectonic in origin, had a depth of 10 kilometers.

Intensity 3 was reported in Quezon City.

No damage was reported and no aftershocks expected. (Sunnex)

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