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6.3-magnitude earthquake hits Philippines

Staff Writer |
A 6.3-magnitude earthquake jolted the Philippines at 1:28 p.m. Friday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

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The epicenter, with a depth of 180 km, was monitored at 14 degrees north latitude and 120.71 degrees east longitude.

The center initially said it was a 6.5-magnitude quake based on preliminary measurement.

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