A Magnitude 5.0 rocked Northern Mindanao at 3:19pm today, March 15, 2018. Based on information from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), the epicenter was at 8.10°N, 124.56°E – 019 km S 20° W of Talakag, Bukidnon.

Because of its shallow depth (1 kilometer), it was felt in major cities like Cagayan de Oro (Intensity III) and Iligan (Intensity IV). Because of the magnitude, aftershocks are expected. More details below.

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