Earthquake Hits Negros Occidental October 15, 2013

An earthquake hit Negros Occidental today, Tuesday, October 15, 2013 around 8:10 in the morning.

7.2 Earthquake in Bohol

Updated as of 8:00 pm. October 16, 2013

A total of 151 were Killed following a 7.2  magnitude earthquake, reports said.

Also Read: 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Bohol Affecting Other Areas in the Philippines  Photos and Videos (Updated)

According to authorities, there were 67 people were killed and power down following a 7.2 earthquake that hit Bohol and other parts of Visayas and Mindanao, Tuesday morning.

In Mandaue Cebu Public Market, 1 is confirmed dead.

Rescuers in Cebu reportedly confirmed 3 casualty and there is still an ongoing retrieval operation in the area.

There are aftershocks felt in Iloilo.

Pasil Public Market in Cebu collapsed and there are 4 confirmed deaths and there are some people injured.

Initial reports said, the intensity of the earthquake is about 4.5 and the epicenter is reportedly from Carmen Bohol.

According to Phivolcs, aftershocks will be felt anytime.

Magnitude 7.2 earthquake recorded in 2km of Carmen and Nueva Vida Sur, Philippines.

There is one building collapsed in Bohol

Earthquake hits Indonesia also.

Iloilo City total power blackout and some province of Panay.

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Photo of Loboc Church in Bohol damaged by 7.2 magnitude earthquake. Photo courtesy of gmanews facebook fanpage. Photo by Robert Michael Poole.

7.2 Magnitude Earthquake in Bohol

Photo from IT Park Cebu. Courtesy of GMA-7 News Cebu

Earthquake Hits Visayas October 15 2013

Photo by Marky Bautista, GMA-7 Cebu

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