Magnitude 5.9 quake rocks Bohol

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Posted at Jul 02 2019 02:13 AM | Updated as of Jul 02 2019 02:38 AM

MANILA - A magnitude 5.9 earthquake jolted Bohol province early Tuesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The tremor occurred at 12:59 a.m. at a depth of 551 kilometers southeast of Lila town.

Instrumental intensity 1 was recorded in Borongan City, Eastern Samar.

Phivolcs said it does not expect damage, but warns of aftershocks from the tremor.