Mon. Aug 2nd, 2021

MANILA – A magnitude 5.2 quake hit Davao Occidental on Sunday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

The tectonic quake struck 168 kilometers southeast of Sarangani at around 9:09 p.m. It had a depth of 132 km.

Instrumental Intensity 2 was recorded in Malungon, Sarangani, while Intensity 1 was reported in Alabel and Kiamba, Sarangani; Koronadal City and Tupi, South Cotabato.

Phivolcs said aftershocks are possible from the magnitude 5.2 quake. Damages are not expected. (PNA)

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