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Earthquake Update from Philippines
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012
Greetings from Manila,
As you may have heard, there was a recent earthquake off affecting the islands of Cebu and Negros, Philippines on February 6 2012. A tsunami alert was issued for residents of the coastal regions of Cebu and Negros, but lifted at 2:30pm February 6.
We, in Quezon City (Metro Manila), which is 356 miles north of the epicenter, are safe.
As always, we will continue to monitor for student safety.
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Posted by Clara Villatoro
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