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EARTHQUAKE WITH 6.4 MAGNITUDE HITS MINDANAO

KUALA LUMPUR, An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter Scale hit Mindanao, the Philippines at 6.36 pm today.According to the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia), the earthquake with a depth of 81 kilometres (km) occurred 76 km north of…

KUALA LUMPUR, An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter Scale hit Mindanao, the Philippines at 6.36 pm today.

According to the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia), the earthquake with a depth of 81 kilometres (km) occurred 76 km north of Bislig, the Philippines.

Based on initial assessment, there is no tsunami threat to Malaysia.

Yesterday, another 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit Mindanao at 10.37 pm, followed by several aftershocks.

Source: BERNAMA News Agency