NDRRMC Update: Situational Report No. 01 regarding Magnitude 6.6. Earthquake in Tulunan, North Cotabato, 29 October 2019, 6:00 PM

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I. Situation Overview

On 29 October 2019, 9:04 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tulunan (Cotabato) with the following details:

  • As of 3:00 PM, a total of 114 aftershocks were recorded. Of which, 75 were plotted and 14 were felt, ranging from magnitude 1.5 to 6.1 and Intensity of I to VIl.


II. Effects

A. Incident Monitored

29 October 2019

  • A fire broke-out at G Skin and Domantay Jamora Dental Clinic in General Santos City, South Cotabato. It was declared fire out on the same day (Region XIl).

  • The dike near Buluan-Paglat river was damaged that resulted in the continuous flow of water towards Barangays Tual, Damakling, and Poblacion causing flood (BARMM).

Source: OCDROs XII and BARMM

B. Casualties

A total of 3 dead and 173 injured persons were reported in Regions X and Xl.