Magnitude 5.2 quake hits Davao Occidental


Posted at Dec 25 2017 09:53 PM

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake struck southeast of Sarangani town in Davao Occidental on Monday night.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the quake happened at 8:47 p.m. It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 12 kilometers.

Phivolcs said that while no damage is expected, the earthquake may cause aftershocks.