Philippines - Mindanao: Effects of Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake in Surigao City, Surigao del Norte (13 February 2017)

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from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 13 Feb 2017 View Original

At 10:03 p.m. on 10 February 2017, a 6.7 magnitude earthquake with depth of four kilometres and epicenter located near Surigao City caused loss of lives and damage to properties in the Caraga region particularly in Surigao del Norte province. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported no tsunami threat but more aftershocks. A Red Alert status has been raised by Caraga Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Operation Center. Surigao City declared State of Calamity.

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