Why it’s important to remember our COVID holidays, good or bad, Singapore’s happy ‘glampers’ pick airport stays for year-end holidays, All Zoomed out? Rescue efforts were disrupted by aftershocks. Dec 25 (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said on Friday. Depth: 111 km The following areas experienced Intensity III, characterized by "weak" shaking: Caloocan City; Tanay, Rizal; San Jose Del Monte City and Plaridel, Bulacan; Gapan City, Nueva Ecija; Cabangan and Iba, Zambales; Samal, Bataan; Valenzuela City; and Malabon City. The exact time of occurrence was recorded at 07:43 a.m. with epicenter near Calatagan, Batangas. Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 25) — An earthquake shook some people awake on Christmas morning in parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila. Magnitude: 6.5 Depth: 90.0 (25 December 2020) Format Map Source. 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Philippines: USGS 1 / 2 People practice social distancing as they attend a Christmas Eve mass at the Manila Cathedral in Manila, Philippines, on December … Intensity II was reported in San Isidro, Nueva Ecija and Alaminos City, Pangasinan. CNN and the CNN logo are registered marks of Cable News Network, Inc., displayed with permission. Dec 25, 2020, 09:38 am IST Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Pinterest Reddit WhatsApp Telegram Philippines: Today, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said, “An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines.” The event was filed by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG), the first seismological agency to … A major earthquake has shaken the Philippines and some parts of northern Indonesia. A 7.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded off the coast of the southern Philippines on Saturday, according to the US Geological Survey. It issued no tsunami warning. Manila [The Philippines ], December 25 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 on the Richter scale struck Manila in Philippines on Friday, said National Center for Seismology. The 2019 Cotabato earthquakes were an earthquake swarm which struck the province of Cotabato on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines in October 2019. December 25, 2020 - 9:50 AM Magnitude 6.3 jolted the Mindoro region of the Philippines (Phivolcs/Released) An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines, … The temblor, which was also felt in the capital region, also registered at magnitude 6.3 at the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). Operations at MRT-3 and LRT-2 stations were briefly suspended, officials said in separate advisories, after the lines' facilities were checked for possible damage from the quake. Intensity IV or "moderately strong" shaking was felt in Lemery and Malvar, Batangas; San Pedro, Laguna; Manila City; Marikina City; Quezon City; Cainta and Antipolo City, Rizal, and Pasig City. The quake, which happened at 10 a.m., was also tectonic in origin, with a depth of 111 kilometers. Phivolcs initially reported the quake to be at magnitude 5.3 but downgraded it in a follow-up advisory. © 2015 Nine Media Corp. CNN name, logo and all associated elements ™ and © 2015 Cable News Network. MNA; International; 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Philippines: USGS. Philippines. MANILA, Philippines – (UPDATED) The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported a magnitude 6.3 earthquake that shook parts of Luzon and Metro Manila on Christmas Day, December 25, 2020. A magnitude-6.3 earthquake occurred in southern Batangas Province at 0743 Dec. 25. The USGSis reporting the same magnitude and depth; EMSCM6.3 at a depth of 33 km (20 miles). 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattles Philippines 0 Comment(s) Print E-mail Xinhua, December 25, 2020 Adjust font size: MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 6.3 earthquake was recorded in several parts of Luzon on Friday morning, Christmas Day. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/12/20 / 2020-12-24 23:43:42 / December 24, 2020 @ 11:43 pm. Lubang, Occidental Mindoro Mayor Mike Orayani told CNN Philippines the quake has damaged three houses in the town. It was tectonic in origin. Intensity II – San Isidro, Nueva Ecija; Alaminos City, PangasinanInstrumental Intensities: Intensity IV – Bacoor City; Tagaytay City; Carmona, Cavite; Plaridel, Calumpit, San Ildefonso, San Rafael, and Malolos, Bulacan; Guagua, Pampanga; Puerto, Intensity III – Talisay, Batangas; San Jose, Occidental Mindoro; Dagupan City; Quezon City; Pasig City; Muntinlupa City; Marikina City; Cabanatuan City, Intensity II – Roxas, Oriental Mindoro; Lucban, Quezon; Baler, Aurora; Palayan City, Intensity I – San Jose, Nueva Ecija; Gumaca, Lopez and Lucena City, Quezon. December 25, 2020. More than 40 people have been reported dead or missing and nearly 800 were injured as a result of these events. The tremor occurred at a depth of about 108 km (67 miles), and moderate shaking may have occurred in parts of across central and southern Luzon, including Metro Manila and Mindoro Island. Event. 5.1 magnitude earthquake. Dec 25, 2020 • December 25, 2020 • < 1 minute read Article content An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines, the … An earthquake of magnitude measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale hit the Philippines' capital Manila at 5:13 am on Friday, as per National Centre for Seismology. 6-year-old girl among 3 killed as 6.8-magnitude earthquake rocks southern Philippines By Jinky Jorgio , Eric Cheung and Sheena McKenzie , CNN Updated 3:16 PM EST, Sun December 15, 2019 AFP /Manila Filed on December 25, 2020 Photo: Alamy. A strong earthquake registered by PHIVOLCS as M6.3 hit Mindoro, Philippines at 23:43 UTC on December 24, 2020 (07:43 LT, December 25). Friday, December 25, 2020 1:35 am | World News | 0 Comment(s) 6.3 magnitude earthquake hits Philippines An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck Philippines’ Mindoro region, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said on Friday. 2020-12-25 13:24:47 UTC at 13:24 December 25, 2020 UTC Location: Epicenter at 13.728, 120.795 9.2 km from Bagalangit … The epicenter was about 5 km (3 miles) southeast of Calatagan. Intensity II was felt in Alabel, Sarangani while Intensity I was reported in Kiamba, Sarangani; Koronadal City; and General Santos City. The tremor was felt in Metro Manila and in nearby provinces. A 7.0-magnitude quake struck at 9:23 p.m. local time (4:23 a.m. Vancouver time) on … How to deal with Zoom fatigue over the holiday season, Pamaskong Palaro: Navotas engages young residents with online games for holiday season, How holiday cards help us cope with a not-so-merry year, according to a professor of comedy, Christmas is political, and always has been, Mayon Volcano’s faint glow causes some alarm online, New movie every week: Netflix treats viewers to huge lineup of films this 2021, Study says Filipinos turned to sweets more than ever since the start of COVID-19 pandemic, As DND scraps accord, PNP suddenly calls Barangay UP Campus as crime hotspot, Tweens can now go outside as MGCQ policy eases amid new risks, Bernie Sanders, bundled up at Biden inauguration, goes viral in a meme, Pfizer-BioNTech agree to supply COVAX, the WHO co-led scheme, Intensity IV – Lemery, and Malvar, Batangas; San Pedro, Laguna; City of Manila; Marikina City; Quezon City; Cainta and Antipolo City, Rizal; Pasig City. CNN Philippines Correspondent Rex Remitio contributed to this report, DILG to probe viral video of man seen being cuffed and forced to surrender his kariton, ‘Someone should be held liable,’ Red-tagged UP alumni slam military’s NPA list, Covovax distributor inks deal with Unilab for private sector access to COVID-19 vaccine. This means people in these areas were "slightly" jolted by the tremor. By. [101] [102] Three houses were partially damaged at Lubang Island in Occidental Mindoro . The quake occurred at a depth of 144 km (89 miles), EMSC said. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All rights reserved. Intensity III – Caloocan City; Tanay, Rizal; San Jose Del Monte City, and Plaridel, Bulacan; Gapan City, Nueva Ecija; Cabangan and Iba, Zambales; Samal. Posted by admin on December 25, 2020 0 Comments A earthquake magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Calatagan in Philippines on Thursday. An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred in the afternoon on Friday 25 December 2020 at 4:37 pm local time near Tagbak, Mindoro Occidental, Mimaropa, Philippines, as reported by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS). Earthquake in Region IV-A (Calabarzon), Philippines. The quake’s strength was 6.2 and 108 kilometres deep. A major earthquake hit the southern Philippines, killing at least five people and damaging buildings already weakened by deadly tremors in October. According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), the center of the earthquake was recorded at 7:43 AM west of Calatagan, Batangas with a depth of 74 kilometers.. An earthquake in the southern Philippines has killed at least five people december 25, 2020 04:03 An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said … IANS | Manila | December 25, 2020 1:22 pm Representational image (Photo: iStock) An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale on Friday jolted the Philippines… Phivolcs said it was not expecting any damage but warned of aftershocks. A 6.3-magnitude quake rocked the Philippines Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with residents in the capital Manila reporting buildings shaking and Christmas Day masses interrupted but there were no reports of damage. 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Less than three hours after the Calatagan quake, a magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck beneath waters off the town of Sarangani, Davao Occidental. 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Philippines: USGS The quake struck in Batangas province on the main island of Luzon at a depth of 114kms Published: December 25, 2020 13:43 AFP State seismologist Phivolcs reported a magnitude 6.3 quake hit Calatagan, Batangas at 7:43 a.m. Strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Philippines. The agency is reporting a depth of 109 km (67 miles). The agency recorded at least eight aftershocks since the quake occurred at 7:43 a.m. AFP. A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off the coast of Calatagan, Batangas on December 25, 2020 at 7:43 am. MANILA, Philippines – A 6.3 magnitude earthquake rocked Luzon on Friday morning (December 25). ... read all The quake occurred at … 11 km W of Talisay. 2020-12-25 02:00:34 UTC at 02:00 December 25, 2020 UTC Location: Epicenter at 5.09, 126.003 69.2 km from Sarangani (42.2 miles) Mindanao, Philippines. [103] 4.7 magnitude earthquake. MANILA, Philippines — More aftershocks were documented minutes after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Calatagan, Batangas and other Luzon areas on Christmas Day morning, the Philippine … It also said there was no tsunami threat. Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 25) — An earthquake shook some people awake on Christmas morning in parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila. The center was traced at Calatagan in Batangas province, according to an initial report from Phivolcs, which said it did not expect damage but warned of aftershocks. The tremor was recorded early morning on Monday 21 December 2020 at 3:07 am local time, at an intermediate to considerable depth of 159 km below the surface. Manila [The Philippines], December 25 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 on the Richter scale struck Manila in Philippines on Friday, said National Center for Seismology. Manila: An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale on Friday jolted the Philippines’ Batangas province located on the main island of Luzon, authorities said. It had a depth of 102 kilometers and was tectonic in origin, meaning it was caused by a movement in the Earth's crust. Three of these earthquakes were above 6.0 on the moment magnitude scale with a Mercalli intensity of VIII. State seismologist Phivolcs reported a … An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck the Mindoro region of the Philippines, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said on Friday. 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