Magnitude 6 quake hits town in Lanao Sur

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 04 November) – A magnitude 6.0 earthquake of tectonic origin hit Balindong town in Lanao del Sur on Sunday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said in an advisory.

Phivolcs said the tremor occurred at 3:55pm and its epicenter was located one kilometer northwest of Balindong with a depth of 617 km.

The agency said it expected aftershocks but no damage. (MindaNews)