Zamboanga Del Sur Hit by Earthquake with 4.1 Magnitude
EARTHQUAKE – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded a 4.1 magnitude quake in Zamboanga Del Sur, October 14, 2019.
Most of the time, quakes hit with no prior signs. Recently, several places in and out of the Philippines were shaken by quakes of different magnitudes.
Previously, in April 22, Phivolcs recorded a quake in a part of Zambales. It had a magnitude of 6.1. Strong shaking were felt leaving people fearing about the so-called “Big One“.
Phivolcs recorded a 5.6 magnitude quake in Makilala, North Cotabato at around 8 pm on July 9. It was followed by several aftershocks.
Recently, a quake has hit a part of Zamboanga Del Sur. At 08:48 am today, October 14, 2019, Tabina was hit by an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1.
According to Phivolcs, the quake that hit a part of Zamboanga Del Sur was located at 07.33°North, 123.68°East – 032 km South 65° East of Tabina. The quake was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 014 kilometers.
Phivolcs stated in its bulletin that there are no expected damages caused by the quake and as well as aftershocks. Here are the reported intensities felt in the different areas:
- Cotabato City
Keep safe everyone. We’ll keep you posted for updates.
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