Aftershock hits Davao Oriental after magnitude 6.4 quake

/ 08:06 PM September 08, 2018

A magnitude 3.6 aftershock hit Davao Oriental after a strong magnitude 6.4 quake jolted parts of Southern Mindanao, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).


Phivolcs said the aftershock happened at 5:18 p.m. on Saturday, with its epicenter at 16 kilometers southeast of Manay in Davao Oriental.

The quake had a depth of 13 kilometers.


A stronger quake struck the area at 3:16 p.m.

Phivolcs said no damage had so far been reported, although some areas reportedly lost power.

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