Netizens tweet photos, videos after magnitude 6.5 earthquake in Visayas

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Social media users shared photos of evacuation conducted in campuses, buildings, and commercial establishments following the latest strong earthquake

— (MANILA, Philippines) After a magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck Eastern Samar – less than 24 hours after a strong quake hit parts of Luzon – netizens on Tuesday, April 23, quickly took to social media to share the aftermath of the latest tremor in their areas.

Social media users posted tweets and updates on their accounts, documenting the situation in areas affected by the earthquake in Visayas.

The Philippine Red Cross shared a photo of minor damage at the Catbalogan City Council office in Samar.

 

Other netizens shared photos of evacuation conducted in campuses, buildings, and commercial establishments following the strong earthquake, while some showed earthquake damage in their own homes.

There were also posts for prayers for all those affected by the earthquakes.

 

Intensity V was felt in Tacloban City, Leyte, and in Catbalogan City, Samar. Phivolcs warned that aftershocks were expected.

As of writing, 7 out of 10 Philippine Twitter trending topics were related to the earthquake.

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by Move.PH | Rappler.com

 

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