Magnitude 5 quake hits off Davao
Subscribe Now October 23, 2010 at 11:19am
There were no immediate reports of damage or injury from the moderate tremor that was located about 85 kilometers south-southeast of Hinatuan town in the province of Surigao del Sur. It struck at a depth of 141.9 kilometers. This came two days after another moderate quake with a magnitude of 4.8 hit off east-northeast of Manila.
The Philippines sits on the Pacific “Ring of Fire” where continental plates collide causing frequent seismic and volcanic activity.
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