An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 has erupted off the coast of The Philippines, CNN reports. The earthquake was reportedly 20 miles deep, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of Indonesia, the Philippines, Taiwan, Japan, Guam and Hawaii.
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