4.2 Magnitude Jolt Shake Ambaguio, Nueva Vizcaya


BAGUIO CITY (March 17, 2021) –  At magnitude 4.2 tremblor hit Ambaguio, Nueva Vizcaya Wednesday afternoon.

State-run Phivolcs said the earthquake which was traced from moving tectonic plates came at 05:58PM, 7 km South, 80° West of Ambaguio town.  It had a depth of 1 km, it added.

The jolt was also felt in Baguio City and Benguet province.

Though no aftershocks and no damages were expected by Phivolcs, as it reminded again” to stay calm and alert at the same time.”

When shaking is felt do the Duck-Cover-Hold and stay away from objects that may easily fall or break,  it stressed.

Artemio A. Dumlao