Magnitude 5 quake rocks Davao Occidental


Posted at Jun 14 2020 11:35 PM

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MANILA - A magnitude 5 earthquake shook Davao Occidental at 9:25 p.m. Sunday, the state seismology bureau said.

PHIVOLCS said the quake was tectonic in origin, and had its epicenter 394 kilometers east of Sarangani Island in the Celebes Sea.

No casualties or damage were reported due to the quake, and no aftershocks are expected either, PHIVOLCS said.
Mindanao has been rocked by strong quakes in the last few days, with the latest being a magnitude 4.9 quake hitting off the waters of Davao Oriental Saturday morning.