Hours after a 5.6-magnitude earthquake rocked North Cotabato, a massive aftershock hit the eastern part of Region XII on Wednesday morning.
The 4.9-magnitude tremor with a depth of nine kilometers rattled Makilala at 8:56 a.m.
Intensity 5 was felt in Kidapawan City while intensity 2 was reported in Kalilangan in Bukidnon, Cagayan de Oro City and Davao City.
Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) is not expecting any damage or aftershocks.
Meanwhile, Kidapawan City and the towns of Arakan, Antipas, Makilala, and Tulunan suspended work and classes following the tremors.