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× Magnitude 4.2 earthquake rocks Ilocos Norte

MANILA, Philippines ---A magnitude 4.2 earthquake rocked Ilocos Norte before dawn on Saturday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The inland quake struck at 5:08 a.m. at 15 kilometers northeast of Carasi town.

Phivolcs said that the tremor was of tectonic origin, and had a one-kilometer depth of focus.

No aftershocks or damage were expected, Phivolcs added…