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Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes off southern Philippines
« on: October 29, 2019, 10:46:23 AM »
Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes off southern Philippines
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https://www.reuters.com/article/us-quake-philippines-davao/earthquake-of-magnitude-67-strikes-near-davao-philippines-emsc-idUSKBN1X803D

(Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 hit central Mindanao in the southern Philippines on Tuesday, shaking buildings and causing residents to rush from schools and offices.

The quake struck 26 km (16 miles) northeast of Tulunan, Cotabato at 9:04 am (0104 GMT), the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

There were no were immediate reports of casualties or major damage, but with several aftershocks to be expected, Phivolcs advised residents in affected areas to remain outside the buildings.

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Re: Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes off southern Philippines
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