4.9-magnitude quake hits Quirino

(Eagle News)–A 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck Quirino on Wednesday night.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake, of tectonic origin, hit 14 kilometers northeast of Nagtipunan at 10:28 p.m.

Depth of focus was 60 kilometers.

The following intensities and instrumental intensities were recorded:

Reported Intensities:
Intensity IV – Nagtipunan and Maddela, Quirino; Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
Intensity III – Baguio City

Instrumental Intensities:
Intensity II -Palayan City
Intensity I – Baguio City

No damage to property nor aftershocks were recorded.