Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits Davao Oriental

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits Davao Oriental
© PHIVOLCS Magnitude 5.2 earthquake, Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental, Nov. 30, 2021

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck Davao Oriental on Tuesday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) said.

The earthquake occurred at 8:56 a.m. and had its epicenter at 6.68°N, 126.12°E – 006 km N 62° E of the municipality of Governor Generoso.

The quake had a depth of 33 kilometers and was tectonic in origin.

It was felt at the following intensities:

  • Intensity IV – Governor Generoso, Banaybanay, and Tarragona, Davao Oriental; Mati City; Maco, and Pantukan, Davao de Oro
  • Intensity III – Santa Maria, Davao Occidental; Lupon, and San Isidro, Davao Oriental; Tagum City, Davao del Norte; Rosario, Agusan del Sur; Koronadal City; Davao City
  • Intensity II – Kidapawan City; Makilala, and Magpet, Cotabato; Tupi, South Cotabato; Compostela, and Nabunturan, Davao de Oro
  • Intensity I – General Santos City; Tantangan, South Cotabato

 

PHIVOLCS said aftershocks and damage may be expected. —KG, GMA News

This article Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits Davao Oriental was originally published in GMA News Online.

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