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DSWD DROMIC Report #36 on the Ms 6.9 Earthquake Incident in Matanao, Davao del Sur as of 04 March 2020, 6PM

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Situation Overview

On 15 December 2019 at 2:11 PM, a 6.9 magnitude earthquake jolted the municipality of Matanao, Davao del Sur (06.74°N, 125.20°E - 005 km N 72°W) with a tectonic origin and a depth of focus of 3 km.

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 87,094 families or 397,080 persons were affected by the earthquake incident in 230 barangays in Regions XI and XII (see Table 1).