Quake rocks parts of Lanao del Norte

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ILIGAN CITY—Residents in the southern part of Lanao del Norte were roused from their sleep Thursday evening, towards midnight, as a 3.3-magnitude quake struck off Kapatagan town.

Several residents in the town and nearby areas took to social media to ask other netizens if they also experience­d “strong shaking.”

According to the earthquake bulletin of the Philippine Institute of Volcanolog­y and Seismology (Phivolcs), the tremor, which was tectonic in origin, struck four kilometers southeast of Kapatagan town at a depth of four kilometers.

Intensity 4 was felt in Kapatagan town and Intensity 3 in nearby Salvador town.

No damage was reported, so far, as a result of the tremor.

Phivolcs expects no aftershock­s.

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