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4.2-magnitude quake hits Makilala, Cotabato

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 06:47 PM November 08, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck Makilala town in Cotabato on Friday evening, Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

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Based on its initial earthquake bulletin, Phivolcs said the tremor hit 28 kilometers (km) southeast of Makilala, Cotabato at 6:16 p.m.

The earthquake, which was tectonic by origin, has a depth of 11 km.

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It was felt at Intensity IV in Makilala, Cotabato and Intensity III in Kidapawan City.

No aftershocks and significant damage will be expected from the earthquake, Phivolcs said.

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