Kyiv: An earthquake occurred in the Philippines, with a magnitude of 6.9. This is reported by the US Geological Survey.
“The epicenter was located 84 km south-east of Pundaghitan on the island of Mindanao. The epicenter was located at a depth of 59.8 km. Tremors recorded this morning," said in a statement.
It is known that in some areas, namely off the coast of the Philippines, the magnitude was 7.2. Now parts of the Pacific Ocean, which are located 300 meters from the epicenter, are threatened by a tsunami.