Magnitude 5.8 earthquake rocks Iloilo, rest of Western and Central Visayas

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A magnitude 5.8 earthquake was felt in parts of Western and Central Visayas, including Iloilo City and nearby provinces on November 14, 2012.

In a bulletin issued by Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), the epicenter of earthquake was located 26 km northwest of Cauayan, Negros Occidental. It has a depth of 10km and struck at around 1:21pm local time.

  • Intensity 5 - Binalbagan, Hinobaan & Hinigaran, Negros Occidental, Iloilo City

  • Intensity 4 - Sigma, Capiz; Alimodian, Bago City; Nueva Valencia, Guimaras; Pontevedra, Negros Occidental,

  • Intensity 3 - Dao, Capiz; Sipalay, Negros Occidental; Patnongon, San Jose, Culasi, Antique; Masbate; Lezo, Aklan

  • Intensity 2 - Canlaon City, Murcia, Negros Occidental; Dipolog City


No report of damages yet as of this time.

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Magnitude 5.8 earthquake rocks Iloilo, rest of Western and Central Visayas Magnitude 5.8 earthquake rocks Iloilo, rest of Western and Central
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