Earthquake information: August 1, 2022


Another earthquake hit the areas that started after midnight this first day of August.
Issued at: 04:08 AM, 01 August 2022
At 02:48 AM, 01 August 2022, a magnitude 5.1 earthquake (tectonic) was recorded at 17.45°N, 120.66°E - 004 km N 71° E of Villaviciosa (Abra). It has a depth of 013 km.

Reported Intensities:
Intensity V- Dolores, Abra; Vigan City, Sinait, Bantay, Banayoyo, Nagbukel, Gregorio del Pilar, Suyo, Sugpon, San Ildefonso, Santa, Magsingal, San Juan, and Cabugao, Ilocos Sur;
Pinili and Badoc, Ilocos Norte; Besao, and Sagada, Mountain Province

Intensity IV - Bangued, Abra; Laoag City, Bacarra and Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte; Sto. Domingo, San Vicente, Sta. Catalina, Candon City, Santa, Narvacan, San Esteban, Sta. Maria,
Caoayan, Sta. Lucia, Sta. Cruz, and Tagudin, Ilocos Sur; Sudipen, Luna, Balaoan, Bangar, Bacnotan and City of San Fernando, La Union; Bontoc ,and Sadangga, Mountain Province

Intensity III - Baguio City; Flora, Santa Marcela, Apayao; Tabuk City, Kalinga; Bauko and Tadian, Mountain Province; Luna, Apayao; Tuguegarao City, Lal-lo, Allacapan, Gattaran, Lasam, Amulung, Claveria, Sanchez Mira, Abulug, Cagayan

Intensity II - Santiago City, Ramon and Quezon, Isabela; Cabarroguis, Quirino; Aparri, Cagayan

Intensity I - Itogon, Benguet

Instrumental Intensities:
Intensity V - Vigan City, Ilocos Sur
Intensity IV - Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte
Intensity III - Laoag City, Ilocos Norte; Sinait, Ilocos Sur
Intensity II - Tabuk, Kalinga; Claveria and Penablanca, Cagayan
Intensity I - Baguio City; Dagupan City, Pangasinan; Ilagan, Isabela

The public is reminded to stay calm and alert at the same time. When shaking is, felt do the Duck-Cover-Hold and stay away from objects that may easily fall or break.


You take care and avoid travelling alone. It is dangerous especially there are disasters like that.