PHIVOLCS: 4.6-magnitude quake struck Batanes on Saturday

(Eagle News)–A 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck Batanes on Saturday, Feb. 15.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said in its its bulletin on Sunday, Feb. 16, that the quake struck at 1:57 p.m.

It had its epicenter 93 kilometers southwest of Sabtang.

Depth of focus was 3 kilometers.

The following intensities were recorded:

Intensity III -Sabtang, Ivana and Uyugan, Batanes
Intensity II – Basco and Mahatao, Batanes

No damage to property nor aftershocks were recorded.