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Magnitude 4.6 quake hits inland Agusan Del Sur

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 01:15 PM January 01, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — A 4.6-magnitude earthquake jolted inland Agusan Del Sur on Tuesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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In its earthquake bulletin, Phivolcs reported that the temblor hit 44 kilometers (km) northwest of Prosperidad, Agusan Del Sur, at 12:19 a.m.

The temblor of tectonic origin had a depth of 16 km.

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Phivolcs said  Intensity II was felt over Hinatuan, Surigao Del Sur while an Instrumental Intensity I was felt over Gingoog, Misamis Oriental.

No aftershocks or damage could be expected from the temblor, according to the bulletin. /ee

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