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6.2-earthquake strikes off Mindanao in Philippines

Philippines lies in the Pacific 'Ring of Fire.'

Philippines lies in the Pacific 'Ring of Fire.'  

Temblor hits at a depth of 61 km (38 miles), about 128 km (80 miles) east of the island’s key city of Davao.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the quake, which hit at a depth of 61 km (38 miles), about 128 km (80 miles) east of the island’s key city of Davao.

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