LOOK: 5.9-magnitude quake leaves damaged structures in Bukidnon

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 19 2019 05:04 AM

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

 

MANILA—A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck in Bukidnon Monday night, damaging several homes and buildings in the province.

The municipal hall and Sangguniang Bayan building of Kadingilan town sustained cracks from the tremor.

The local disaster risk reduction and management office of Kadingilan said 3 were sent to the nearest hospitals, including a person who sustained a head injury.

Edgy locals were also seen camped in tents near their damaged homes.

In Don Carlos town, Bukidnon, a roof and walls of several homes collapsed from the tectonic quake.

The towns of Kadingilan and Don Carlos were among those who felt intensity 6, which could produce "very strong" shaking.

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

Courtesy of Kadingilan LDRRMO

 

The quake also sent patients out of Cotabato Regional and Medical Center in Cotabato City.

Cotabato City experienced intensity 4, which could produce "strong" shaking and rocking felt throughout buildings.

The following are the reported intensities:

Intensity 6 - Kadingilan, Kalilangan, Don Carlos, Maramag, Kitaotao and San Fernando, Bukidnon

Intensity 5 - Damulog, Talakag and Valencia City, Bukidnon; Midsayap, Cotabato; Kidapawan
City; Marawi City

Intensity 4 - Impasugong and Malaybalay, Bukidnon; Malungon, Sarangani; Antipas, Cotabato,
Rosario, Agusan Del Sur; Cotabato City; Davao City; Koronadal City; Cagayan De Oro City

Intensity 3 - Malitbog, Bukidnon; Tupi, South Cotabato; Manticao, Misamis Oriental; Tubod and
Bacolod, Lanao Del Norte; Alabel, Sarangani; Gingoog City; Pagadian City; Iligan City

Intensity 2 - Polomolok, Lake Sebu and Tampakan, South Cotabato; Kiamba, Sarangani;
Mambajao, Camiguin; Sindangan and Polanco, Zamboanga Del Norte; Molave, Zamboanga Del
Sur; Dipolog City; General Santos City

Intensity 1 - Zamboanga City