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Magnitude 3.6 quake rocks Bohol; Intensity III felt in Tagbilaran

/ 07:01 PM December 31, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — A Magnitude 3.6 earthquake rocked the province of Bohol on Thursday, New Year’s Eve, seismologists from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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Phivolcs’ bulletin showed that the epicenter of the tectonic earthquake was found seven kilometers northeast of the City of Tagbilaran, at a shallow depth of 10 kilometers.

Intensity III was felt in the said city.

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No aftershocks and no damage are expected as of now.  Phivolcs also has not issued any tsunami warnings despite the earthquake occurring near waters off Bohol.

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