Another earthquake occurred along the waters of Mindanao on Christmas Day

(UPDATE AS OF 10:44 AM) A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck along the waters of the southern portion of Mindanao on Friday morning, Christmas Day. The said tremor was located at 89km southeast of Sarangani Province in Davao Occidental. It is tectonic in origin with a depth of 65 kilometers. Aftershocks is expected due to this tremor. This is the second major earthquake to occur in the Philippines on Christmas Day.

Meanwhile, the following instrumental intensities on some areas are recorded:

Intensity II:

  • Sarangani Province: Alabel

Intensity I

  • Sarangani Province: Kiamba, General Santos City
  • South Cotabato: Koronadal City