Negros earthquake

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in accordance with its title Negros earthquake, the recent earthquake in the city in the country of the Philippines in Negros precisely, sipalay, and intensity, also in lloilo City, Negros earthquake seized the attention of the Philippines from all walks of life in both the Philippines and residing abroad, summary of news obtained from reliable sources:
More than 300 aftershocks tremors have been recorded by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) as it continues to monitor the Negros Trench.
A picture of determining the location of the latest earthquake recorded near the province of Negros Occidental. The quake, measured at magnitude 4.2 on the Richter Scale, occurred at 02:49 Friday, July 15, 2011,Negros earthquake same time with mountain lohon in indonesia , where in there vulcano mountain out from mountain. (Picture from the site Phivolcs) universitas of vulcanology in the Philippines.
The Phivolcs said that from 8 today, a total of 344 aftershocks have been recorded from the Negros Trench.
On its website, Phivolcs said

that the latest quake was recorded 62 kilometers southeast of Sipalay City in Negros Occidental, at 02:49
The quake, measured at magnitude 4.6, felt at Intensity 3 in Sipalay City and Intensity 2 in Hinoba's, also in Negros Occidental and Iloilo City.
Joe Molas, science research analyst of Phivolcs station in Negros Oriental, said that the capital city of Dumaguete, Sibulan nearest city, and Pamplona record level of intensity I while Bayawan City registered a second-level intensity.
Molas said that of 344 aftershocks followed the main earthquake measuring 6.2 on 04:47 Tuesday, a total of 28, with varying magnitude between 1 and 4, it was felt by residents in the affected area.
Aftershocks and the main earthquake on Tuesday was preceded by two foreshocks on Monday after midnight and several more in the afternoon and evening the same day.
Molas said that Phivolcs can not predict when shifting tectonic plates will expire at the Negros Trench.
He said that in this post, the seismograph at their monitoring station in San Antonio, Sibulan, continued to record ground shaking.
He also asserted that no one can predict whether a major quake will hit Negros and Panay Islands and surrounding areas with an active state when the trench.
in his statement does not cause an earthquake this time due to the most dangerous (tsunami), in his statement:
The Phivolcs clarify that there is no official tsunami warning alert has been raised this week, since the tremors started. - With PNA