DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 31 August) — Two earthquakes 14 minutes apart awakened residents of Davao del Sur at 1:31 a.m. and 1:45 a.m. Thursday, registering magnitude 3.8 and 3.0 respecively, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).
The epicenter of the first quake was 7 km northwest of Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur while the second was 7 km northeast of Digos City.
The Phivolcs earthquake bulletins said no damage was expected. (MindaNews)