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WATCH: Philippines Earthquake Video, Bell Tower Collapses

A Philippine bell tower collapsed after an earthquake ravaged the Philippines this Tuesday. This footage was released by the Associated Press .

The death toll is currently at 93 after the powerful quake shook central Philippines, injuring hundreds.

The epicenter was 32 miles underground, near the two of Carmen, striking at around 8:00AM.

An earthquake of greater magnitude struck the island in 1990, damaging more than 3,000 homes. Last year a 6.9 on the Richter Scale earthquake struck nearby Negros, killing nearly 100 people.

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