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Philippines Hit by 15+ Earthquakes Today (May 27)

EARTHQUAKES – Here is a summary of the quakes that hit the Philippines today, May 27, 2019 (Monday).

Every day, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) records a lot of shaking in the different parts of the Philippines. That is because that country lies along the Pacific Ring of Fire.

Being located along the Pacific Ring of Fire, PH is more prone to the movements of the plates causing the shaking. Some are strong enough to alarm the public while others could be hardly felt at all.

Meanwhile, it is important to always be ready on what to do in case strong earthquakes hit your place. Visit – EARTHQUAKE SAFETY TIPS: Do’s and Don’ts During An Earthquake.

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For today, May 27, Phivolcs has recorded more than fifteen(15) earthquakes as of this writing. The strongest with 3.4 magnitude hit Eastern Samar early morning.

Here is the list of the quakes that hit the different parts of PH today:

12:02 AM

Location: 008 km N 83° E of Rizal (Occidental Mindoro)
Magnitude: 2.4

12:21 AM

Location: 009 km N 33° W of San Isidro (Leyte)
Magnitude: 2.0

12:40 AM

Location: 011 km N 63° W of Inopacan (Leyte)
Magnitude: 2.7

12:46 AM

Location: 013 km S 27° E of Cateel (Davao Oriental)
Magnitude: 2.6

01:02 AM

Location: 066 km S 81° E of San Policarpo (Eastern Samar)
Magnitude: 3.4

01:12 AM

Location: 013 km S 17° W of Mutia (Zamboanga Del Norte)
Magnitude: 1.9

05:46 AM

Location: 020 km N 78° W of Infanta (Pangasinan)
Magnitude: 2.6

05:57 AM

Location: 145 km S 42° E of Governor Generoso (Davao Oriental)
Magnitude: 3.6

06:00 AM

Location: 022 km N 29° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte)
Magnitude: 1.7

06:14 AM

Location: 016 km S 03° W of Samal (Island Garden City Of Samal) (Davao Del Norte)
Magnitude: 1.6

06:19 AM

Location: 002 km S 73° W of Sinait (Ilocos Sur)
Magnitude: 1.9

08:41 AM

Location: 021 km S 10° E of Basay (Negros Oriental)
Magnitude: 2.4

08:44 AM

Location: 025 km N 48° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte)
Magnitude: 3.2

08:47 AM

Location: 007 km S 76° E of San Isidro (Surigao Del Norte)
Magnitude: 3.0

12:18 PM

Location: 020 km S 01° W of Calayan (Cagayan)
Magnitude: 1.7

02:01 PM

Location: 005 km S 04° E of Claver (Surigao Del Norte)
Magnitude: 2.0

02:17 PM

Location: 069 km S 67° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)
Magnitude: 2.9

Information: Phivolcs

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