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Just In: 4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sarangani (Davao Occidental) on Friday, November 8, 2019

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) and NDRRMC announce a 4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Sarangani (Davao Occidental) on Friday, November 8, 2019, around 06:41:22 AM.

The location is 05.31°N, 126.18°E – 078 km S 80° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) and the Depth of Focus (KM) is 175 with the Origin “Tectonic.”

PHIVOLCS is the service institute of the DOST for monitoring and mitigation of volcanic eruptions, earthquakes and tsunami.

Photo Credit: Phivolcs

According to Phivolcs, “We cannot predict when or where an earthquake will happen. There is no reliable technology in the world that can confidently predict the date, time and location of large earthquakes. Please avoid sharing any messages that could cause panic and fear.”

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