3 February, 2023

earthquake 6,9 register Saturday in Philippines

Photo: Hernán Porras Molina.

Photo: Hernán Porras Molina.
Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

An earthquake 6,9 He jolted the southern Philippines this morning. According to emergency authorities, There have been no fatalities, although several communities have been affected with damage to buildings.

According to the US Geological Survey, The quake was recorded over 83 kilometers southeast of the coast of Pondaguitan, to some 60 kilometers deep. The epicenter was in the region of Davao, on the island of Mindanao. The quake occurred at 11:00 a.m. local time.

Through the You Tube network began to spread videos of the magnitude of the earthquake that caused panic among citizens.

This video shows the inside of a grocery store when the earthquake. In the place, the clerk and a customer trying to get to safety behind a wooden bar, While most products on a shelf will come down.