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4.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Sorsogon

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 06:21 PM December 06, 2018

4.5 magnitude quake shakes Sorsogon

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 4.5 earthquake jolted Sorsogon on Thursday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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In its initial report, Phivolcs said the earthquake hit 15 kilometers (km) west of Sorsogon at 5:26 p.m.

The earthquake of tectonic origin had a depth of 8 km.

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Phivolcs reported that earthquake’s Intensity II was felt in Legazpi City and Sorsogon City.

Phivolcs added that no aftershocks and damage could be expected from the earthquake.

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