Surigao del Norte Hit by 3.0 magnitude earthquake



MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported Thursday it has recorded a 3.0 magnitude quake in Surigao del Norte, November 28, 2019.

Philvolcs said the quake hit a part of Surigao del Norte, Burgos, at 02:29 pm today, November 28, 2019.

It was located at 10.41°North, 126.88°East – 098 km North 64° East of Burgos. The quake was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 019 kilometers.

According to Phivolcs, there are no expected damages caused by the quake and as well as aftershocks.

One of the strong quakes recorded by Phivolcs is the 7.1 magnitude quake in Davao Oriental.

There were expected aftershocks due to the said quake and a tsunami advisory was released.

Previously, on April 22, Phivolcs recorded a quake in a part of Zambales. It had a magnitude of 6.1. Strong shaking was felt leaving people fearing about the so-called “Big One.“

Stay safe everyone. CNS will keep you updated on this. (IAMIGO/CNS)




Phivolcs recorded a 5.6 magnitude quake in Makilala, North Cotabato at around 8 pm on July 9. It was followed by several aftershocks.

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