Magnitude 4.0 quake hits Davao Occidental town

By: - Reporter / @KHallareINQ
/ 07:03 AM August 08, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck Jose Abad Santos, Davao Occidental on Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

Magnitude 4 earthquake rocks Jose Abad Santos, Davao Occidental


The quake struck at 3:53 a.m. 41 kilometers southeast of Jose Abad Santos.

Phivolcs said the tremor was of tectonic origin, and had a 60-kilometer depth of focus.


No aftershocks and damage are expected, Phivolcs added. /gsg

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