Magnitude 4.5 quake shakes Sultan Kudarat; no damage expected


Posted at Dec 19 2019 08:06 PM

Courtesy of Phivolcs website

MANILA - A 4.5-magnitude earthquake jolted Sultan Kudarat on Thursday, also shaking nearby areas, Phivolcs said.

The tectonic temblor with a depth of 33 km struck at 6:11 p.m. approximately 7 kilometers northeast of Lutayan town.

Instrumental Intensity 2 was reported in Kidapawan City, Koronadal City, and Malungon town in Sarangani.

Instrumental Intensity 1 was also felt in Alabel town in Sarangani.

Phivolcs said damage to structure and aftershocks are not expected.