THE Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has recorded two mild earthquakes that hit Tagbilaran City, Bohol on Tuesday afternoon.

Phivolcs said the first quake, which occurred at 1:01 p.m., had a magnitude of 2.9 and was located at 50 kilometers (km) northeast of Tagbilaran City.

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(Courtesy: Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)

Intensity III was felt in Sagbayan, Bohol while intensity II was felt in San Miguel, Bohol.

Another quake jolted the province at 1:42 p.m. The tremor had a magnitude of 3.6 and was located at 37 km northeast of Tagbilaran City.

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(Courtesy: Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)

Intensity IV was felt in Tubigon, Sagbayan and Clarin in Bohol.

Phivolcs said the second tremor is an aftershock of the 7.2-magnitude earthquake that killed hundreds of people in Bohol and nearby provinces in October 2013.

Both quakes were tectonic in origin.

Phivolcs added that there were no reported damages. (Sunnex)