4.0-magnitude quake hits Masbate early Tuesday

(Eagle News)–A 4.0-magnitude earthquake hit Masbate early Tuesday, Aug. 11.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake, which struck at 4:43 a.m., had its epicenter 10 kilometers northeast of Cataingan.

It had a depth of 71 kilometers.

An instrumental Intensity I was reported in Naval, Biliran.

No damage to property nor aftershocks were recorded.