Published On: Mon, Apr 22nd, 2019

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake rocks Luzon

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(UPDATED) Phivolcs warns that aftershocks and damage are expected following the earthquake on Monday, April 22

Published 5:19 PM, April 22, 2019

Updated 5:26 PM, April 22, 2019

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – A magnitude 5.7 earthquake rocked parts of Luzon at 5:11 pm on Monday, April 22.

In a bulletin, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the epicenter of the earthquake was located in Castillejos, Zambales.

Phivolcs also warned that aftershocks and damage are expected.

Intensity V was felt in San Felipe, Zambales, and in Quezon City.

More to follow. –

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