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3.4-magnitude quake rocks Surigao del Norte

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 10:52 AM January 23, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 3.4 earthquake hit Surigao del Norte on Wednesday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has reported.

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According to Phivolcs, the temblor struck 29 kilometers (km) southeast of General Luna, Surigao del Norte, at 9:57 a.m.

The quake, which was of tectonic origin, had a depth of  6 kilometers.

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

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