Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Strikes Off Philippines

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Reuters
A 6.8 magnitude earthquake, at a depth at 29 miles, struck off the Philippines Monday, northeast of Dumaguete, Negros island, at 0349 GMT, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off Philippines: USGS

Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Strikes Off Philippines

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake, at a depth at 29 miles, struck off the Philippines Monday, northeast of Dumaguete, Negros island, at 0349 GMT, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage, and the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said that based on all available data a Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected.