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4.4 magnitude quake jolts Leyte town

by on Jan.02, 2011, under Breaking News, General, Places

A magnitude 4.4 earthquake rocked a town in Leyte province. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake was recorded at 7 a.m. with its epicenter at nine kilometers northwest of Capoocan town. The quake was tectonic in origin. The Phivolcs said no damage and casualty was recorded and no aftershock was expected in the quake.


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