4.8-magnitude quake hits Davao Occidental

Published September 9, 2019, 8:49 AM

by Patrick Garcia

By MB Online

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake hit Davao Occidental Sunday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported.

(PHIVOLCS/ MANILA BULLETIN)
(PHIVOLCS/ MANILA BULLETIN)

The quake, which occurred at 9:49 p.m. was tectonic in origin and was traced 11 kilometers southeast of Jose Abad Santos town, Davao Occidental.

The quake had a depth of 33 km, with the following registered intensities: Intensity IV – Glan, Alabel and Malapatan,Sarangani; Intensity III – Kiamba and Malungon, Sarangani; General Santos City; Tupi, South Cotabato; and Intensity II – Sta. Cruz, Davao Del Sur; Davao City; Koronadal City.

Phivolcs also said the quake was felt under the following instrumental intensities: Intensity IV – General Santos City; Alabel, Sarangani; Intensity III – Kiamba, Sarangani; Tupi, South Cotabato; and Intensity II – Kidapawan City

No aftershocks and damages are expected from the tremor.

 
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