TODAY'S HEADLINES

DOH tags second MERS-CoV case in the country 06-Jul-15, 10:01 AM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com

Egay weakens, but Pagasa still warns vs. flashfloods, landslides 06-Jul-15, 8:15 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com

Ayala, Metro Pacific, San Miguel eye project reviving Bicol Express 06-Jul-15, 8:28 PM | Philippines News Agency

VIDEO | Billionaire King's chopper had no flight plan - initial probe 06-Jul-15, 8:45 PM | Jenny Dongon, News5 | InterAksyon.com

Rights group in 3-day campaign vs closure of Lumad schools 06-Jul-15, 4:11 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com

National

Quakes shake North Cotabato, Ilocos Sur

InterAksyon.com
The online news portal of TV5

MANILA, Philippines -- Two separate mild quakes shook the provinces of North Cotabato and Ilocos Sur Wednesday evening, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.

At least two aftershocks were recorded following the shallow magnitude 5.3 quake that struck North Cotabato at 5:51 p.m.

The quake had a depth of 9 kilometers, with its epicenter at 6 kilometers northeast of Carmen.

Intensity 5 was felt in Carmen; Intensity 3 in Kidapawan City, Davao City, Cotabato City, Cagayan de Oro City, Makilala, Kabacan, Pikit and Matalam, Libungan, North Cotabato, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao;

Intensity 2 in General Santos City, Magpet and M'lang, President Roxas, North Cotabato; Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao; Libona, Bukidnon; Butuan City; Iligan City.
No damage was expected, Phivolcs said.

Phivolcs said the aftershocks were a magnitude 2.9 tremor at 7:31 p.m. and a magnitude 3 at 7:32 p.m.

Meanwhile, a magnitude 4.6 quake struck 78 kilometers southwest of Santa Catalina, Ilocos Sur at 7:11 p.m.

Intensity 2 was felt in Baguio City and Vigan, Ilocos Sur.

advertisement
OTHER NATIONAL STORIES
BREAKING NEWS