Magnitude-4.4 quake hits Davao del Sur; no damage expected


Posted at Dec 21 2019 07:37 PM

Courtesy of Phivolcs website

MANILA—A magnitude-4.4 earthquake jolted Davao del Sur on Saturday and was felt in nearby areas, the Phivolcs said.

The tectonic tremor struck at 6:44 p.m. approximately 4 kilometers southeast of Kiblawan town with a depth of 1 km.

Instrumental intensities were felt in Malungon, Sarangani (Intensity 3) Tupi, South Cotabato (Intensity 2), Kidapawan City; Alabel, Sarangani and Koronadal City (Intensity 1).

The Phivolcs said damage to structure and aftershocks are not expected.