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Earthquake Information No. : 2
Date_time : 2018-01-20 10:25
Location : 11.20°N, 124.58°E - 003 km N 59° E of Kananga (Leyte)
Latitude (ºN) : 11.20°N
Longitude (ºE) : 124.58°E
Depth_of_focus : 001
Origin : TECTONIC
Magnitude : Ms 2.1
Expecting_damage : NO
Expecting_aftershocks : NO
Issued_on : 2018-01-21 10:02
Prepared_by : DNC/LJAG/RFJ/TES
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