Thursday, March 25, 2010

ABS-CBN: Almost 60 aftershocks recorded (Earthquake Today Philippines) Picture, Photo

The quake was felt the strongest at Intensity 5 in the following:

- Looc, Lubang Island
- Manila

Intensity 4 was felt in:
- Quezon City
- Mandaluyong City
- Makati City
- Pasay City
- Taguig City
- Pasig City
- Talisay town in Batangas province,

It was Intensity 3 in:
- Bagac town in Batangas province
- Canlubang in Laguna
- Clark in Pampanga
- Rosario and Trece Martires in Cavite province
- Marikina City
- Tagaytay City

It was Intensity 2 in
- Calamba town in Laguna province
- Legaspi City in Albay
- Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro

Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum said they were not expecting any damages from the earthquake, and there was no need to issue a tsunami warning.

Solidum, in a phone interview Thursday evening, said that 58 aftershocks have been recorded as of 7 p.m.

The Phivolcs chief said, however, that no reports of damages are expected since the aftershocks, which occurred in the vicinity of the quake’s epicenter, were weak and were hardly felt in other parts of the country.

Philippines Earthquake

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