Magnitude 5.0 quake strikes off Surigao del Sur


Posted at Jan 12 2020 07:59 PM

Courtesy of Phivolcs website

MANILA - A 5.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Surigao del Sur Sunday night, according to Phivolcs.

The tectonic tremor struck at 6:53 p.m. approximately 11 kilometers northeast of Cortes town, Surigao del Sur.

Instrumental Intensity II was felt in Surigao City.

Phivolcs said the quake is not expected to cause damage to infrastructure but aftershocks may occur.