Magnitude 4.8 quake shakes Davao Occidental
MANILA, Philippines – A magnitude 4.8 earthquake shook Davao Occidental on Friday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
The earthquake was recorded at 6:41 a.m. Its epicenter was traced 78 kilometers southeast of the municipality of Sarangani.
The tremor was of tectonic origin, and had a 175-kilometer depth of focus.
No aftershocks and damage are expected, Phivolcs said. /gsg
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