Magnitude 6 earthquake jolts Lanao del Sur town


Posted at Nov 04 2018 05:36 PM | Updated as of Nov 04 2018 06:55 PM

MANILA - A magnitude 6 earthquake jolted parts of Lanao del Sur on Sunday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.

According to Phivolcs, the quake struck at around 3:55 p.m. Its epicenter was located a kilometer northwest of the town of Balindong.

Phivolcs earlier reported that the quake's center was located at 10 kilometers northwest of Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur's capital.

There were no intensities reported. Neither damage nor aftershock is expected, said Phivolcs.