6.0 Earthquake in Catanduanes Cracked Floor of House in Camarines Sur

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The 6.0 magnitude earthquake off Catanduanes was one of the strongest earthquakes in the country in recent years. It was felt strongest in parts of Sorsogon and Legaspi City, and as far as Bulacan and Pampanga. One of the strongest Philippine earthquakes in recent months struck of Catanduanes on Saturday. (Phivolcs) According to the Philippine Institute More...

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Papua New Guinea earthquake
By Randy Antonio On Friday, March 30th, 2018

4.7 Earthquake Rocks Samar on Good Friday, 6.9 Quake Strikes Papua New Guinea

The seismic activity in the Pacific Ring of Fire continued on Good Friday. A moderate 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck Eastern Samar on Friday morning. Hours later, a strong 6.9 earthquake rocked Papua New Guinea. The More...

Sarangani earthquake
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Monday, January 1st, 2018

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Lian, Batangas earthquake
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

5.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Lian, Batangas; Aftershocks Expected

A moderate earthquake struck Batangas Sunday night. The 5.4 magnitude earthquake occurred at 10:21 PM with its epicenter traced to about 9 kilometers west of Lian, Batangas. According to Phivolcs, aftershocks are More...

Lanao del Sur earthquake
By Randy Antonio On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Earthquakes Strike PH: Multiple Tremors Rock Lanao, Bukidnon & Batangas

A series of earthquakes rocked the Philippines in the last 24 hours. A 4.9 magnitude earthquake struck Calatagan, Batangas Saturday night and a series of at least 4 strong earthquakes rocked the areas of Lanao More...

Lian Batangas earthquake August 11
By Randy Antonio On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake in Lian, Batangas NOT Related to the ‘Big One’ Quake

The strong earthquake in Luzon Friday, August 11, was not related to the BIG ONE. This according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) amid fears that the magnitude 6.3 earthquake More...

Sarangani earthquake
By Randy Antonio On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Powerful 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Sarangani, No Tsunami Alert

A strong earthquake struck Sarangani Saturday morning, August 5. The 5.9 magnitude Sarangani earthquake struck at 8:30 AM according to the report of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). August More...