An earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred in Philippines

On the Philippine Island of Burias, an earthquake of magnitude 6.7.

According to the US Geological Service (USGS), a powerful earthquake on the Philippine Island was recorded at 08.14 local time. The epicenter of underground shocks was 26 kilometers southwest of the island of Burias. The hearth lay at a depth of 78 km.

Information about the victims and destruction was not received.

The Philippines are one of the countries with the highest seismic activity in the world, as it is located in the so -called “fire ring”.