DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
PHILIPPINE INSTITUTE OF VOLCANOLOGY AND SEISMOLOGY
 EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION NO. :  3  
PHIVOLCS Building, C.P. Garcia Avenue, U.P.- Diliman, Quezon City, PHILIPPINES
Tel.: 8426-1468  Fax: 8927-1087

Date/Time                    :

17 Mar 2023 - 09:23:26 PM

Location                       :

18.53N, 120.25E - 042 km N 87 W of Burgos (Ilocos Norte)

Depth of Focus (Km)     :

004

Origin                           :

TECTONIC

Magnitude                   :

Mw 4.9

Description: EPICENTRAL MAP

Reported Intensities     :

 

 

 

 

11.20a
2023_0317_1323_M49D004_B3F

Intensity IV - Bacarra, Bangui, City of Batac, Burgos, City of Laoag, San Nicolas, Pagudpud, and Pasuquin, ILOCOS NORTE
Intensity III - Pinili. Dingras, Badoc, and Piddig, ILOCOS NORTE; Narvacan, ILOCOS SUR
Intensity II - Currimao and Sarrat, ILOCOS NORTE

Instrumental Intensities:
Intensity III - City of Batac, City of Laoag, and Pasuquin, ILOCOS NORTE
Intensity I - Sinait, and City of Vigan, ILOCOS SUR

Expecting Damage       :

NO

Expecting Aftershocks  :

NO

Issued On                      :

18 March 2023 - 02:22 PM

Prepared by                  :

KRV/RJP/JPD/EFRB/

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).