Magnitude 4 Earthquake Hits Sagada; Classes Suspended in Bontoc

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) confirmed that a Magnitude 4 earthquake hit Sagada, Mountain Province on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at exactly 11:34 a.m. prompting the authorities to suspend classes in Bontoc. The Magnitude 4 earthquake which struck off the coast of Sagada in Mountain Province was tectonic in origin and it … Read more

Breaking: Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Struck Bohol, Phivolcs Says

Bohol

Phivolcs: Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Struck Bohol The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has reported that Bohol was struck by a magnitude 5.4 earthquake. On Thursday (August 10, 2017), the volcanology agency reported that the province of Bohol was struck by a magnitude 5.2 quake around 8:43 am. The tremor was initially measured at magnitude … Read more

Phivolcs Warns Residents Of Cabuyao, Laguna To Prepare For Big One

Phivolcs

Residents Of Cabuyao, Laguna Warned By Phivolcs To Prepare for The Big One Earthquake The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has warned the residents of Cabuyao, Laguna to prepare for the big one earthquake. Dr. Renato Solidum, the executive director of Phivolcs and undersecretary of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has urged … Read more

PHIVOLCS: Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Hits Parts Of Luzon

Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake

Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Hits Parts Of Luzon, Phivolcs Says The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) announced that a magnitude 5.4 earthquake hits parts of Luzon. On Thursday (May 25, 2017), a magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck 12-kilometer northeast San Marcelino in Zampales around 10:27 p.m. The volcanology agency said that the powerful tremor was … Read more

DOST Solidum: Use Imagination To Prepare For Possible Big One Quake

Big One

Imagine Difficult Scenarios In Preparing For Possible Big One Earthquake, DOST Renato Solidum Says The Science and Technology Undersecretary Renato Solidum said that imagination can help Filipinos to prepare for the possible Big One earthquake. Renato Solidum, is the officer-in-charge of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) and at the same time, he … Read more

Phivolcs Reminds Filipinos To Be Prepared For The “Big One” Earthquake

“Big One”

Phivolcs Urges Public To Prepare for “Big One” Earthquake Phivolcs director Usec. Renato U. Solidum Jr. is reminding the public to immediately prepare for the impending “Big One” earthquake. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) were urging the public to prepare for the worst case scenario after experiencing series of earthquakes in the … Read more

Do Your Homes, Offices Can Resist Powerful Earthquakes?

Powerful Earthquakes

Are Your Homes And Offices Can Withstand Powerful Earthquakes? The Philippines is currently experiencing from series of earthquakes, do your homes, offices, and other establishment can resist powerful earthquakes? The public was reminded to be more aware and vigilant after suffering from numerous earthquakes that have struck the country for these past few months. Filipinos … Read more

Phivolcs: Lanao Quake Upgraded To Destructive Intensity VII

Destructive Intensity VII

Earthquake In Lanao Del Sur Upgraded To Destructive Intensity VII The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) upgraded the earthquake in Lanao del Sur from magnitude 6 up to a destructive intensity VII. As of 5:21 on early Wednesday morning (April 12, 2017), a magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck six kilometers west of Wao … Read more