Did you feel a little bit dizzy for a while? Cagayan de Oro just experienced a mild quake. Based on data from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), a strong 7.2 magnitude earthquake with epicenter located offshore at Celebes Sea off Sulu just occurred at around 2:13pm today, January 10, 2017.

Specific location is at 04.43°N, 122.69°E – 223 km S 23° E of Tongkil (Sulu). The city is far from the epicenter but the magnitude was huge that it was felt in the city. If you were in a multi-storey building, you must have felt it. Based on info from Phivolcs below, it was Intensity II in Cagayan de Oro.

No damage was reported.

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