NDRRMC Update: Situational Report No. 02 regarding Magnitude 6.6. Earthquake in Tulunan, North Cotabato, 30 October 2019, 6:00 AM
I. Situation Overview
On 29 October 2019, 9:04 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tulunan (Cotabato) with the following details:
- As of 12:00 AM, a total of 270 aftershocks were recorded. Of which, 160 were plotted and 50 were felt, ranging from magnitude 1.5 to 6.1 and Intensity of I to VII.
A. Incidents 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 Xl).
The dike near Buluan-Paglat river was damaged that resulted in the continuous flow of water towards Barangays Tua, Damakling, and Poblacion causing flood (BARMM).
Landslide incident was reported at Sitio Saulbulawan, Barangay Bituan which totally blocked the road going to Barangay Bacong, Tulunan,
Landslide incident was reported in Barangay Upper Bala, Magsaysay,
Davao del Sur wherein two (2) missing persons were reported due to the said landslide.
Source: OCDROs XI, XII and BARMM
B. Affected Population
A total of 1,681 families / 8,405 persons were affected in 3 barangays in Region Xll.
Of which, a total of 701 families / 3,505 persons are taking temporary shelter at Brgy. llomavis Evacuation Center, while 980 families / 4,900 persons are served outside ECs.