Magnitude-5.5 quake hits parts of Mindanao

Published July 26, 2020, 12:36 PM

by Antonio Colina IV

DAVAO CITY – A magnitude 5.5-earthquake jolted parts of Mindanao on Sunday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

Based on its earthquake bulletin released at 11:25 a.m., the epicenter was plotted at 96 kilometers east of Manay, Davao Oriental, and had a depth of 101 kilometers.

The earthquake was tectonic in origin.

Intensity III was felt in Malungon, Sarangani; Intensity II in Alabal and Kiamba, Sarangani; Intensity I in Koronadal City and Tupi in South Cotabato.

Phivolcs said aftershocks are expected.

 
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