7.2 Magnitude Quake Shakes Bohol, Cebu and Other Neighboring Places in the Philippines

Bohol, Cebu and other neighboring places in the Philippines felt the shake of 7.2 magnitude earthquake at around eight o’clock in the morning today. Some Catholic churches and other establishments in Bohol and Cebu collapsed and are under retrieval. It is also reported that a total of 20 people died because of the quake. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology(Phivolcs) said that there is no tsunami alert because the quake occurred on land and not on sea. And the affected places will continue to experience aftershocks for a week.

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