DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
PHILIPPINE INSTITUTE OF VOLCANOLOGY AND SEISMOLOGY
 EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION NO. :  4  
PHIVOLCS Bldg, C.P. Garcia Avenue, U.P.- Diliman, Quezon City, PHILIPPINES
Tel.: 426-1468  Fax: 927-1087

Date/Time                    :

18 Oct 2018 - 02:34:50 AM

Location                       :

12.38N, 124.59E - 014 km S 20 W of Catarman (Northern Samar)

Depth of Focus (Km)     :

116

Origin                           :

TECTONIC

Magnitude                   :

Ms 4.8

Description: EPICENTRAL MAP

Reported Intensities     :

 

 

 

 

11.01
2018_1017_1834_M48D116_B4F

Intensity IV - Catarman, Bobon & Mondragon, Northern Samar
Intensity III - Pambujan, Lope De Vega, Las Navas & Lavezares, Northern Samar
Intensity II - Mapanas, Northern Samar

Instrumental Intensity:
Intensity II - Catbalogan City, Samar; Borongan City, Eastern Samar
Intensity I - Masbate, Masbate

Expecting Damage       :

NO

Expecting Aftershocks  :

NO

Issued On                      :

18 October 2018 - 06:34 PM

Prepared by                  :

BR/RJP/MPA

IMPORTANT

 This will be the only bulletin issued unless additional information becomes available. Always refer to the latest earthquake information posted at the PHIVOLCS official website (https://www.phivolcs.dost.gov.ph).