Magnitude 6.8 earthquake hits Philippines:

(Reuters) – A 6.8 magnitude earthquake, at a depth at 29 miles, struck off the Philippines Monday, northeast of Dumaguete, Negros island, at 0349 GMT, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage, and the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said that based on all available data a Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected.

Source: Reuters
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/06/us-earthquake-philippines-idUSTRE81507420120206
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Source: Wilkipedia
21st century Earthquakes reported in the Philippines:

Date                       Magnitude  
2001 January 1 Mindanao       7.5    
2002 March 5 Mindanao         7.5   
2003 November 18 Samar        6.5   
2004 October 8 Mindoro        6.5    
2009 October 4 Moro Gulf      6.6    
2010 July 23–24 Moro Gulf     7.3   
2011 March 20 Ilocos Region   6.4
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