Magnitude 3.4 earthquake rocks Carrascal, Surigao del Sur
MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 3.4 earthquake rocked Carrascal, Surigao del Sur on Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
The quake struck at 12:27 p.m. at 2 kilometers southwest of Carrascal.
Phivolcs said the quake was of tectonic origin and had a two-kilometer depth of focus.
The tremor felt was an aftershock of the 5.5-magnitude earthquake that rocked the same area, Phivolcs said.
The temblor was also felt at Reported Intensity IV in Cantilan, Surigao Del Sur.
No aftershocks and damages were expected, Phivolcs added. /muf
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