A magnitude-5 quake hit the Guimaras area Sunday night even as state seismologists warned of possible aftershocks.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake was recorded at 9:08 p.m. and was tectonic in origin.
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In an updated bulletin, Phivolcs said the epicenter of the quake was traced to 25 km southwest of Nueva Valencia in Guimaras.
Phivolcs said the quake was felt at:
Intensity III: Sipalay, Negros Occidental Intensity II: Iloilo City
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While no damage was expected, Phivolcs said aftershocks are possible. —KG, GMA News
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