The Philippines earthquake of a magnitude of 6.8, there are victims

На Филиппинах произошло землетрясение магнитудой 6,8, есть жертвы

Thursday, October 31, in the Philippines earthquake of a magnitude of 6.8, according to the US Geological survey (USGS).

The epicenter was located at 34.7 km East of Davao city. The focus lies at a depth of 22 kilometers.

According to preliminary data, in Davao city, where partially collapsed residential building, killing at least three people, eight injured.

In addition, the partially collapsed hotel Eva in the city kidapawan city on Mindanao island.

The most destructive earthquake in the Philippines in recent decades occurred on 17 August 1976. Then killed about 8,000 people. In recent years, the most devastating was the earthquake in October 2013 that killed about 180 people.

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