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Magnitude 4 earthquake rattles Biri, Northern Samar

By: - Reporter / @KHallareINQ
/ 10:54 AM May 28, 2019

Biri Northern Samar quake

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 4 earthquake struck the waters off Biri, Northern Samar on Tuesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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The temblor struck at 38 kilometers northeast of Biri, Northern Samar at 3:52 a.m.

Phivolcs said that the quake was of tectonic origin and had a 13-kilometer depth of focus.

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No aftershocks or damages were expected, Phivolcs added. (Editor: Julie Espinosa)

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