Quakes jolt Zamboanga del Norte anew
- Source: https://www.philstar.com/nation/2019/01/10/1883723/quakes-jolt-zamboanga-del-norte-anew
- Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:00 am
- By Roel Pareño (The Philippine Star)
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Earthquakes jolted parts of Zamboanga del Norte again since Tuesday.
An offshore quake with a magnitude of 4 hit some 19 kilometers northeast off Manukan town at 8:26 p.m. on Tuesday, Allan Rommel Labayog, Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology regional field officer, said.
The tremor was felt at Intensity 4 in Manukan, Intensity 3 in Dipolog City and Intensity 2 in Polanco, both in Zamboanga del Norte, and Oroquieta, Misamis Occidental.
A magnitude 2.4 quake also jolted Manukan at 4:50 a.m. yesterday.
On Monday, a magnitude 5.4 quake struck Baliguian town. It was felt in most parts of Zamboanga peninsula.