MANILA: Mild earthquakes hit parts of Mindanao in Philippines on Monday but damages were not expected, state volcanologists said.
Earlier on Monday a 3.4 tectonic quake was recorded 38 kilometers northwest of Labason in Zamboanga del Norte, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.
It had a depth of 34 kilometers, according to the Philippines's Inquirer.net.
In Surigao del Norte, a tectonic quake with a magnitude of 2.7 was recorded 19 kilometers northeast of Basilisa.
The tremor had a depth of 90 kilometers. No aftershocks were seen from both quakes. (QNA)