Magnitude 4.4 quake hits off Davao Occidental


Posted at Jun 16 2020 05:03 AM

Courtesy of the Phivolcs website

MANILA — A 4.4-magnitude undersea earthquake struck off Davao Occidental early Tuesday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology.

The tremor struck at 1:19 a.m., approximately 101 kilometers southwest of Sarangani town, with a depth of 21 km.

The temblor was tectonic in origin.

Phivolcs said aftershocks and damage to structure are not expected.