Magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolts Quezon and some parts of Metro Manila

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolts Quezon and some parts of Metro Manila

- A magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolted Quezon on Friday afternoon

- The quake was felt in many parts of Metro Manila

- Many office buildings and schools have already evacuated

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A magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolted Burdeos, Quezon province on Friday afternoon.

KAMI learned that the quake happened at 4:28 p.m. and it was also felt in some parts of Metro Manila.

As reported by GMA News Online, an Intensity III earthquake was felt in Quezon City.

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Many schools and office buildings in Metro Manila have already evacuated, including the Palace and the Senate building.

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The Department of Transportation has already suspended the operations of MRT-3. The operations were back to normal as of 4:57 p.m.

As reported by KAMI before, a magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolted Zambales. The quake was also felt in Metro Manila.

Stay alert and keep safe!

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