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.