NEW: Disaster officials say 13 people are still missing and 583 are injured
NEW: The death toll from the earthquake in the Philippines rises to 183
The quake was centered near a town in Bohol province
It hit on a national holiday in the Philippines
The death toll from the magnitude-7.1 earthquake in the central Philippines rose Thursday to 161, authorities said.
The quake, which struck Tuesday, also injured 375 people, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, in Quezon City.
The bulk of the casualties – 90 deaths and 166 injuries – came in Bohol province. At least nine were killed in Cebu province and one died in the province of Siquijor, the Philippines News Agency reported, citing the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.
Dozens of people were missing, and authorities were checking into reports of people trapped in collapsed buildings in Cebu and Bohol, the agency reported.
The quake was centered about 620 kilometers (385 miles) south-southeast of Manila, near Catigbian, and its depth was 20 kilometers (12 miles), according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The Philippines disaster council gave the temblor a slightly higher rating, 7.2 magnitude, than the USGS.
Landslides were reported in some areas. Nearly 3,000 houses were destroyed and another 16,000 were damaged in Bohol and Cebu, officials reported.
Landslides were reported in some areas. More than 8,500 homes were destroyed and nearly 26,000 were damaged, officials reported.
The quake has affected nearly 3.5 million people across six provinces. More than 370,000 people were forced from their homes in the worst-affected Bohol province, the council said.
Government buildings and infrastructure, including roads and bridges, have also suffered damage, the council said.