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Magnitude 3.0 earthquake shakes Eastern Samar

/ 07:07 AM June 25, 2019

Magnitude 3.0 quake hits Eastern Samar

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 3.0 earthquake shook parts of Eastern Samar Tuesday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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In its earthquake bulletin, Phivolcs reported that the temblor struck 22 kilometers (km) northeast of Lawaan, Eastern Samar at 5:26a.m.

It was felt at Intensity II in Borongan City.

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The quake of tectonic origin had a depth of 24 km.

Phivolcs said no damage or aftershocks are expected. (Editor: Gilbert S. Gaviola)

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