Magnitude-5.6 quake hits waters off Davao Occidental


Posted at May 30 2020 11:40 PM

Courtesy of the Phivolcs website

MANILA—A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit the waters off Davao Occidental on Saturday night, according to the Philvolcs.

The tectonic tremor struck at 9:06 p.m., approximately 211 kilometers southeast of Sarangani town with a depth of 68 km.

Instrumental Intensity 1 was felt in the towns of Alabel, Malungon and Kiamba in Sarangani, and Tupi town in South Cotabato.

The Phivolcs said it is expecting aftershocks, although no damage to structure was recorded.