BREAKING NEWS: Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Hits Cebu. Epicenter is near Mandaue City.

posted on: Sunday, December 15, 2013

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Just before midnight, December 14, Saturday, Cebu was hit by a magnitude 3.0 earthquake.

The epicenter was located near Mandaue City, north of Cebu City.

The earthquake was recorded at 11:20 pm.

On Oct. 15, 2013 over 200 people died, around 500 were injured when a

Around were damaged because of the earthquake.

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), the new earthquake was located at  10.41°N, 123.85°E – 013 km N 50° W of Mandaue City (CEBU)

The tremor recorded an intensity three in Mandaue City and intensity two in Lapu-Lapu City and Cebu City.

The report was at 11:29 pm on December 14, 2013.