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Deep Magnitude 6.0 Quake Hits Philippines: CENC

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A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near the center of the Philippine archipelago on Saturday at a depth of 540 km (336 miles), the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC) reported.

The quake struck around 9am under the Bohol Sea south of Cebu City, it said.

(Reporting by John Ruwitch; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)

- Reuters