MANILA - A 4.9-magnitude earthquake hit the waters off Davao Oriental on Monday night, according to Phivolcs.
It struck at 9:10 p.m. approximately 30 km southeast of Manay town at a depth of 30 km.
The tremor was tectonic in origin, Phivolcs said. Aftershocks and damage to structures are not expected.
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake also struck off Zambales on the same night, the agency earlier said.
Intensities 1 up to 4 were reported in nearby towns and provinces.
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