Magnitude 4.6 earthquake rocks Davao Oriental, Philippines on May 1, 2011 (Araw ng Paggawa)

At exactly 7:07 in the evening, Mati, Davao Oriental was jolted by a 4.6-magnitude quake on Labor Day or Araw ng Paggawa, May 1, 2011. This is according to the latest earthquake bulletin released by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

The quake which was of tectonic origin has a depth of 2 Kilometers (Km). Its epicenter was located at 86 Km Southeast of Mati, Davao Oriental.

The Institute is not expecting any damage nor any aftershock from the temblor.

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