Magnitude 3.1 mild tremor shakes Eastern Samar
By Freddie G. Lazaro
Sinait, Ilocos Sur (November 18) -- A predawn tectonic mild quake with magnitude 3.1 rocked Eastern Samar province early morning Wednesday, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) sattelite office here.
Phivolcs recorded the occurrence of the quake at 3:35AM Wednesday with its epicenter located at 14 kilometers northeast of Hernani, Eastern Samar with a depth of 55 kilometers.
Phivolcs said that no reported quake's intensity felt in the affected area as well as no reported damages.
It was reported that the tectonic tremor had no relationship with the on going activity of Mt. Mayon and Mt. Bulusan. (PIA Ilocos Sur) [top]