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Earthquake shakes Kalinga town

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 04:17 PM February 20, 2019

3.8-magnitude quake hits Kalinga province

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 3.8 earthquake shook Kalinga province Wednesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.

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In its initial earthquake bulletin, Phivolcs said the earthquake struck 11 kilometers northwest of the municipality of Rizal at 3:09 p.m.

The earthquake was of tectonic origin had a depth of three kilometers.

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Phivolcs is not expecting any damage as a result of the earthquake. / gsg

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