::1968 Casiguran earthquake
The 1968 Casiguran earthquake occurred on August 1 at 20:19 UTC with a moment magnitude of 7.6 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX (Violent). The thrust earthquake's epicenter was in Casiguran, Quezon (now part of Aurora province). A small non-destructive tsunami was generated and at least 207 people were killed. The majority of the deaths occurred in the collapse of a six-story building in Manila.
1968 Casiguran earthquake sections
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