Magnitude-4.9 quake hits waters off Surigao del Sur

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Posted at Jun 07 2020 11:26 PM

Magnitude-4.9 quake hits waters off Surigao del Sur 1
Courtesy of the Phivolcs website

MANILA — A 4.9-magnitude earthquake hit the waters off Surigao del Sur Sunday night, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology.

The tremor struck at 10:09 p.m., approximately 64 kilometers northeast of Bayabas town, with a depth of 15 km.

The temblor was tectonic in origin.

Phivolcs said aftershocks and damage to structure are not expected.