Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off southern Philippine island

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Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off southern Philippine island

Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off southern Philippine island: Earthquake of 6.9 value struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday and hazardous tsunami waves had been possible on components of the coasts of the Philippines and Indonesia, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center stated.

Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off southern Philippine island –

There were no immediate reports of casualties or harm, from the earthquake, which the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said struck 193 km (120 miles) east of the Philippine metropolis of General Santos, at a depth of 60 km (37 miles).

“Hazardous tsunami waves from this earthquake are feasible within 300 km (186 miles) of the Epicentre along the coasts of Indonesia and the Philippines,” the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center stated.

There become no tsunami hazard to the U.S. Nation of Hawaii, it stated. The USGS to start with said the value of the quake was 7.2 but later downgraded it to 6.Nine.

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