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Magnitude 4.8 quake hits Sarangani seas

/ 04:53 PM May 27, 2020

Magnitude 4.8 quake hits Sarangani seas

MANILA, Philippines — A 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Sarangani province on Wednesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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An initial report from Phivolcs indicated that the tremor’s epicenter was detected 51 kilometers south of Sarangani at a depth of 185 kilometers.

As of this posting, no tsunami warnings have been raised by Phivolcs as they also do not expect the temblor to cause any damage or aftershocks.

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