Magnitude 4.3 quake strikes off Davao Occidental


Posted at Feb 07 2020 11:55 PM

Courtesy of Phivolcs website

MANILA - A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck off Davao Occidental on Friday evening, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

The tectonic tremor struck at 9:03 p.m. approximately 118 kilometers southeast of Jose Abad Santos town with a depth of 10 km.

Phivolcs said damage to structure and aftershocks are not expected.

This is the 5th moderately strong earthquake in the region since a 6.1-magnitude temblor struck the area on Thursday.