Magnitude 5 quake rocks Cagayan, jolts parts of Ilocos

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, Arpil 15) — A magnitude 5 earthquake struck Calayan in Cagayan province in Northern Luzon Monday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said.

Intensity 3 was recorded in Claveria in Cagayan, Pasuquin and Laoag City in Ilocos Norte; Intensity 2 in Sinait in Ilocos Sur; and Intensity 1 in Gonzaga, Cagayan. While PHIVOLCS had recorded these intensities, they may not have been felt by people.

Phivolcs warned aftershocks are expected. There are no reported damage as of posting.