Magnitude 4.1 quake hits Kidapawan


Posted at Apr 11 2012 04:00 PM | Updated as of Apr 12 2012 06:39 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck Kidapawan City, North Cotabato Wednesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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Phivolcs said the earthquake occurred at 2:14 p.m. Its epicenter was located 33 kilometers northwest of Kidapawan City.

Intensity 3 (weak) was felt in Kidapawan City and Makilala, North Cotabato.

The earthquake was described as tectonic in origin and had a depth of 15 kilometers.

No damage was reported due to the quake.

Phivolcs said aftershocks are not expected from the earthquake.