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Another shudder has left Surigao reeling very nearly a month after an extent 6.7 tremor hit the region.

No less than 7 dead, 120 harmed in extent 6.7 Surigao shake

As per the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), a size 5.9 shudder shook Anao-aon, Surigao Del Norte at 8:08 a.m. Sunday. It included it was a consequential convulsion of the February 10 shake.

A prior alarm from PHIVOLCS pegged the shake at extent 5.4.

PHIVOLCS said that the accompanying powers were accounted for in these zones:

Intensity VI – Surigao City
Intensity IV – Limasawa and San Ricardo, Southern Leyte
Intensity III – San Juan and San Francisco, Southern Leyte
Intensity II – General Luna, Surigao del Norte

According to PHIVOLCS no damage was reported from the quake, but warned places hit of aftershocks.

{Source: CNN}

 

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