Monday, February 6, 2012


Unexpectedly, an earthquake with 6.7 magnitude force has shook the Central islands of Negros here in the Philippines this past Monday at 11:49 am. Fears and concerns are the perception of the people that it could bring  a strong tidal waves and tsunami.

The earthquake and the aftershocks accompanying the ones killed 43 people in Negros Oriental.

According to Dr. Renato Solidum, director of Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, it was an unknown faultline that have caused the earthquake to hit the entire Visayas region and there were more 200 aftershocks have been recorded.

To see and hear more news update please click here => ABS-CBN news.

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