The 5.2 magnitude earthquake hits the Philippines

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale struck the province of Batanes, located in the northern Philippines.

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, the earthquake was located 31 kilometers northeast of the city of “Itbayat”, at a depth of 14 kilometers, indicating that so far there have been no human or material losses due to the earthquake. .