Philippines (the): Earthquake: 2019/10/29
|Country or District||Philippines (the)|
|Outline||On 29 October 2019, a 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck in Tulunan, Cotabato in Mindanao, just two weeks after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake occurred in the same area, causing seven deaths and 215 injured.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|NDRRMC Situation Report No. 38 (2019/11/30)|
|Totally damaged houses: 25,895
Partially damaged houses: 21,767
Totally damaged schools: 37
Totally damaged health facilities: 50
Situation Report by Gov. of the Philippines 2019/11/30
NDRRMC Update SitRep No. 38 On 29 October 2019 (AM 9:04, local time), an earthquake of Magnitude 6.6 with the epicenter located southeast of Tulunan, Cotabato in the Philippines occurred. Following the earthquake, on 31 October 2019 (AM 9:11, local time), another earthquake of Magnitude 6.5 affected the same area.
The earthquake caused 8 deaths, and nearly 400 have been injured. The number of casualties and damages is expected to rise as the local authorities continue to conduct assessments.
The earthquake caused seven deaths and 215 injured, and affected over 16,400 people.
International Charter 2019/11/01
Earthquake in Philippines