Magnitude 4.1 quake jolts Bohol, Cebu

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Friday, February 21, 2014

A MAGNITUDE 4.1 earthquake jolted the province of Bohol at 10:24 a.m. Friday.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the epicenter of the tremor was located 40 kilometers (km) northeast of Tagbilaran City.

It added that the earthquake, which has a depth of 9 km, is tectonic in origin.

Bohol quake
(Courtesy: Phivolcs)

Intensity 3 was felt in Loboc, Bohol and Cebu City.

Phivolcs said there were no reported damages and expected aftershocks. (Sunnex)

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