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Posts Tagged ‘Phivolcs’

Magnitude 4.7 quake shooks Bohol, Cebu city hall suspends work

Tweet   Earthquake bureau Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported that a magnitude 4.7 tectonic earthquake was recorded Monday morning. [Continue reading]

Mayon Volcano shows signs of possible eruption residents evacuate

Tweet   Reportedly, thousands of residents with houses  near Mayon Volcano in Albay were ordered to evacuate  today [Continue reading]

5.3 Earthquake shook Quezon affects Metro Manila, Calabarzon

Tweet   A reported intensity of 5.3 earthquake rocked east of Quezon province on Wednesday night, [Continue reading]

7.2 Earthquake rocked Bohol

7.2 Earthquake rocked Bohol

Tweet The force of the magnitude-7.2 earthquake that shook the Visayas and Mindanao Tuesday morning was said to be  as strong as “32 Hiroshima bombs,” the country’s top seismologist said. Director  of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) Renato Solidum shared to  Philippine Daily [Continue reading]

Earthquake with 5.4-magnitude rocked Ilocos Norte

Earthquake with 5.4-magnitude rocked Ilocos Norte

Tweet On Thursday Morning Ilocos Norte was shook by a 5.4 earthquake, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. According to the agency the epicenter of the earthquake was located 30 kilometers southwest of Laoag City at 10:24 a.m. Below are the intensities of the earthquake from different areas.     [Continue reading]

Mayon Volcano emited ash

Mayon Volcano emited ash

Tweet – Reportedly, five people died and seven sustained injuries when Mayon Volcano released ash, called a phreatic eruption. According to National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council it reached 500 meters above its crater on Tuesday morning. In  a report, Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said [Continue reading]

Earthquake shook parts of NCR , Luzon region

Earthquake shook parts of NCR , Luzon region

Tweet An earthquake reportedly hit parts of Metro Manila and Central Luzon on Tuesday at around 1:15 a.m., with a  magnitude 6.2, based on  the Philippine Volcanology and Seismology Institute (Phivolcs) report;However,  the US Geological Service (USGS) recorded it at magnitude 5.9. The shaking was felt in Clark, Pampanga , Quezon [Continue reading]

115 quakes in Taal recorded by Phivolcs

115 quakes in Taal recorded by Phivolcs

Tweet In the last 24 hours, Taall Volcano in Batangas has shown a notable increase in its seismic activity. State volcanogists has recorded 115 volcanic quakes. Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology director Renato Solidum Jr. said some of the volcanic quakes were felt between Intensity I and IV. "Ang ibig sabihin ang bulkan ay [Continue reading]

Earthquake rocks Eastern Samar

Earthquake rocks Eastern Samar

Tweet   Reportedly, an intensity of 4.2  earthquake rocked Eastern Samar at 1:59 a.m. Tuesday. Phivolcs said the epicenter of the tremor was located 28 kilometers northeast of Dolores town. Meanwhile, Bobby Cañete of Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology station in Palo, Leyte, said there was no damage. [Continue reading]

Fault line in Marikina Valley ‘ripe’ for any movement

Fault line in Marikina Valley  ‘ripe’ for  any movement

Tweet According to Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, the Marikina West Valley fault line, the country’s biggest fault which could produce  a 7.2-magnitude earthquake, is ripe for movement. "Ripe na gumalaw ang fault. Napakataas ng probability na gumalaw ito in the future, hindi lang natin masabi nag exact date and [Continue reading]

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