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Philippines scales up preps for magnitude 7.2 earthquake

24 Feb 2017, PIA, Philippines - gov

National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) members in The Philippines discussed plans and preparations for a magnitude 7.2 earthquake. The possible effects of a magnitude 7.2 earthquake in Metro Manila and nearby provinces were presented and an overview of contingency plan for an earthquake was outlined.