Magnitude-4.2 quake hits Tawi-Tawi; no damage expected


Posted at Feb 26 2020 11:58 PM

Photo courtesy of Phivolcs

MANILA—A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck off Tawi-Tawi on Wednesday night, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

The tectonic tremor struck at 11:03 p.m. approximately 356 kilometers southeast of South Ubian town with a depth of 311 km.

There were no reported intensities felt in the area.

The Phivolcs said damage to structure and aftershocks were not expected.