Mon. Jan 24th, 2022

MANILA – A magnitude 5.2 tectonic earthquake with its epicenter here struck the province of La Union and other nearby provinces on Thursday at 1:17 p.m.

In its issued bulletin, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded Intensity IV in Labrador, Pangasinan; Intensity III in Dagupan City; Intensity II in Vigan City, Baguio City, and San Jose, Nueva Ecija; and Intensity I in Cabanatuan City, Guagua, Pampanga, Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, Palayan City, San Ildefonso, Bulacan; and Baler.

Intensity III was also felt in Quezon City, while Intensity II in Navotas City, and San Jose Del Monte Bulacan.

Aftershocks are expected while there are no expected damages, according to Phivolcs. (PNA)

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