5.1 magnitude quake strikes off Davao Oriental

Posted at 01/27/13 3:19 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck Davao Oriental on Sunday morning.

At 1:31 a.m., the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) recorded the epicenter of the quake at 201 kilometers southeast off the coast of Mati.

The earthquake was tectonic in origin. No damages were reported.