Minor earthquakes hit Bohol

By on May 12, 2014


Tagbilaran City, Bohol. Wikipedia photo


On Sunday, minor earthquakes rocked Tagbilaran City and Dagohoy in Bohol, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.

At 11:30 am, a 4.0-magnitude quake was recorded in Tagbilaran, with intensity III felt in Sagbayan, Inabanga, Clarin and Buenavista, Bohol.

At 4: 24 am and 1:26 pm, Philvolcs also recorded 2.7- and 3.3-magnitude quakes, respectively.

Pandan in Catanduanes and Carmen, North Cotabato were also hit by 4.2- and 3.2-magnitude trembles, in that order.

Phivolcs reported no damages from the tremor.


With report from Manila Bulletin