WATCH: Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake Hits Zambales and Other Parts of Luzon

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake, which was tectonic in origin, was recorded at around 10:27 p.m. according to Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

The epicenter of the quake was located in San Marcelino, Zambales, at a depth of 78 kilometers and was located at 15.08°N, 120.19°E – 012 km N 19° E.

Metro Manila and nearby cities and provinces also reported feeling the tremor.

The institute said that aftershocks are possible although there’s no expected damage.

Reported Intensities:

Intensity 4 – Quezon City; Pateros; Malolos, Bulacan
Intensity 3 – Tagaytay City; Talisay Batangas; San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan; Pasay City; Makati
City; Mandaluyong; Manila City; Paranaque City; Taguig City; San Miguel, Tarlac; Marilao,
Intensity 2 – Palayan City; Bacoor, Cavite; San Jacinto, Pangasinan

Instrumental Intensities:
Intensity 4 – Quezon City; Marikina City
Intensity 3 – Talisay, Batangas; Palayan City; Batangas City
Intensity 2 – Magalang, Pampanga
Intensity 1 – Sinait, Ilocos Sur