KIDAPAWAN CITY - A 4.5-magnitude earthquake was reported in the town of Carmen in North Cotabato at 9:17 a.m. Sunday.
Engr. Hermes Daquipa, chief of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) Kidapawan City sub-office, said the quake was tectonic in origin and was traced east of Carmen.
The tremor was felt at Intensity 1 in Kidapawan City and nearby Kabacan town.
Daquipa said no damage in property had been reported.