5.7 quake rocks Northern Luzon

- (Freddie G. Lazaro)

SINAIT, Ilocos Sur – A pre-dawn magnitude 5.7 earthquake rocked some areas in Northern Luzon yesteday, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanolog­y and Seismology (Phivolcs) here. Local Phivolcs researcher Porferio De Peralta said the tremor, which was tectonic in origin, occurred at 3:40 a.m. with epicenter located at 58 kilometer northwest offshore of Bolinao, Pangasinan with a depth of 45 kilometers.

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