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3.1-magnitude quake jolts Aurora

/ 01:07 PM June 12, 2018

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OLONGAPO CITY – A magnitude 3.1 earthquake hit the province of Aurora on Tuesday (June 12), the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The tremor hit east of Casiguran town at 11:02 a.m. and had a depth of 13 kilometers, the agency said in its bulletin.

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Phivolcs noted that the quake was of tectonic origin.

No aftershocks or damage could be expected from the quake, Phivolcs added. ALLAN MACATUNO

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