Manila Bulletin Stated that, “Rescuers continue to search for some 92 people believed still missing in the wake of a magnitude 6.9 earthquake that jolted Negros Oriental, even as an Army official said the death toll increased to 48 as of Tuesday afternoon.”
Many Families are still hoping that their loved ones are still alive. The killerQuake left these damaged bridges include Martilo Bridge (La Libertad) not passable; Pangaloan Bridge (Jimalalud), collapsed; Oyangon Bridge (Ayungon), bridge approach damaged; San Jose Bridge, bridge twisted; and Bateria Bridge (Guihulngan), collapsed.
The Institute of Volcanology and Seismology of Philippine has reported that an earthquake of 4.7 magnitude hit parts of Luzon today. The time at which 4.7 magnitude earthquake struck was 10:10 am. The epicenter of quake was 26 kilometers away from Nasugbu part of Batangas. The nature of quake was tectonic. Its intesity in Manila and in Dasmarinas its intensity was 4 in Quezon City, its intensity was 3. Its shocks were also felt atLubang and Looc towns. Here the shocks were of 2 intensity. The other cities where its shocks came were Pampanga, San Fernando where its intensity was 1. The Institute of Volcanology and Seismology of Philippine has said that after shocks of the earthquake are unexpected.