Magnitude 5 earthquake hits Surigao del Norte

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 10) — Surigao del Norte was rocked by an earthquake Monday evening.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said a magnitude 5 tremor hit 32 kilometers east of Burgos at 7:57 p.m.

Intensity IV was felt in Burgos; Intensity III in Santa Monica, Surigao Del Norte; and Intensity II was felt in Surigao City.

Meanwhile, Intensity I was felt in Palo, Leyte.

Phivolcs said no aftershocks or damage was expected from the quake.