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4.4 quake hits off Davao Oriental

/ 07:05 AM June 27, 2020

Phivolcs

MANILA, Philippines–A 4.4 magnitude quake struck off Davao Oriental early Saturday morning, state seismologists said.

The 2:36 a.m. quake centered 100 kilometers southeast of the coastal town of Manay in Davao Oriental, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology recorded.

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There were no immediate reports of damage or injury from the tremor that struck at a depth of 32 kilometers.

The Philippines lies in the Pacific “Ring of Fire,” an arc of faults around the Pacific Ocean where most of the world’s earthquakes occur.

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