An earthquake with a preliminary
magnitude of 7.4 hit the southern Philippines on Tuesday, the
US Geological Survey said.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii said there was
no threat of a Pacific-wide tsunami after the quake.
The quake struck at a depth of about 35 km (22 miles) around
Bohol island, to the north of Mindanao island. There were no
immediate reports of injuries or damage.