Zambales Hit by Earthquake with 3.2 Magnitude
EARTHQUAKE – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded a 3.2 magnitude quake in Zambales, September 25, 2020.
Most of the time, quakes hit with no prior signs. Recently, several places in and out of the Philippines were shaken by quakes of different magnitudes.
Previously, in April 22, Phivolcs recorded a quake in a part of Zambales. It had a magnitude of 6.1. Strong shaking were felt leaving people fearing about the so-called “Big One“. But the agency advises the people to wait for factual information and not to panic.
Recently, a quake has hit a part of Zambales. At 07:58 am, September 25, 2020, Palauig was hit by an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.2.
According to Phivolcs, the quake that hit a part of Zambales was located at 15.19°North, 119.33°East – 068 km South 66° West of Palauig. The quake was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 024 kilometers.
Phivolcs stated in its bulletin that no damage is expected of the said quake. No aftershock is expected of the said quake as well. No intensity was recorded of the said quake.
Keep safe everyone. We’ll keep you posted for official updates from Phivolcs and other weather agencies.
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