3.5-magnitude quake hits South Cotabato

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 10:10 AM March 11, 2019

3.5-magnitude quake hits South Cotabato

MANILA, Philippines – South Cotabato was hit by a 3.5-magnitude earthquake on Monday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.


Phivolcs said the quake hit 9 kilometers (km) southeast of Santo Niño, South Cotabato, at 9:18 a.m.

It generated an Instrumental Intensity II in T’boli, South Cotabato, while an Instrumental Intensity I was felt in Kiamba, Sarangani.


Phivolcs said the temblor was of tectonic origin and had a depth of 11 km.

No damage or aftershocks could be expected from the quake, the bureau said. /cbb

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