Minor earthquake strikes Sipalay City

Posted by watchmen
February 22, 2020

A minor earthquake was detected just north of Sipalay City early yesterday morning.
According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, a 2.3-magnitude tremor struck the Negros Occidental city around 2:40 a.m.
A subsequent bulletin from the government agency indicated there were no damages as a result of the quake nor were there any anticipated aftershocks.
Quakes ranging between 1.0 and 3.0 in magnitude are often classified as a Level 1 on the Mercalli Intensity Scale, where the tremor goes almost undetected./WDJ

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