Magnitude 7.2 earthquake strikes Philippines

Magnitude 7.2 earthquake strikes Philippines

MANILA, 12th August, 2021 – An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 struck about 66 kms southeast of Bobon, Philippines, the US Geological Survey said, with the US Tsunami Warning System issuing
a tsunami threat warning after the quake.
“The quake was at a depth of 50 kms,” Reuters quoted USGS as saying.