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Magnitude 2.9 quake hits La Union

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 09:45 AM October 23, 2018

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake hit La Union on Tuesday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.


A Phivolcs initial report showed that the quake hit 13 kilometers (km) northwest of Luna, La Union, at 8:43 a.m.

The earthquake was of tectonic origin had a depth of 5 km.


Phivolcs said no aftershocks or damage could be expected from the tremblor.  /muf

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