Magnitude 4.7 quake strikes off Davao Oriental


Posted at Jul 24 2012 04:35 PM | Updated as of Jul 25 2012 06:51 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 4.7 earthquake struck off Davao Oriental Tuesday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

Phivolcs said the earthquake occurred at 11:02 a.m. Its epicenter was located 88 kilometers northeast of Mati.

Intensity 3 was felt in Mati, Davao Oriental and Compostela, Compostela Valley.

The earthquake was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 63 kilometers.

No damage was reported. Phivolcs said aftershocks are not expected from the earthquake.