The Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs) said the quake, which struck at 1.08 a.m., hit at a depth of 543 km, about 13 km southeast of Cotabato City, reports Xinhua news agency.
Health Minister of India, Dr Harsh Vardhan attended the 14th Foundation Day celebrations of Union Ministry of Earth Sciences.
A low-intensity earthquake hit the Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh at 1:41 pm on Monday.
The top-secret task force called Unidentified Aerial Phenomenon Task Force, was stated by Pentagon to have been disbanded. However, a US Senate committee report last month revealed that the spending program had been conducting classified briefings for over a decade.
An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale hit central Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Friday.
Asteroid 2020 ND - a huge asteroid is set to move past Earth today, NASA has said. Terming the asteroid as 'potentially dangerous', NASA has warned that the asteroid is travelling at a high speed of 48,000 kilometres per hour.
Locals in Mizoram's Champai are staying in tents outside their homes, due to the regular earthquakes that have hit the northeastern state over the past month. So far, at least 22 earthquakes have rocked four districts - Champhai, Saitual, Siaha and Serchhip since June 18.
A powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit Xizang region in southern Tibet on Thursday. The epicentre of the earthquake was 6 miles deep and 380 miles north from neighbouring Nepal's capital of Kathmandu.
A low-intensity earthquake-hit region of Jammu and Kashmir at 10:02 pm on Monday.
An earthquake of magnitude 3.8 on the Richter scale struck Hindu Kush, Afghanistan on Sunday. According to the National Centre for Seismology the earthquake hit at 5:28 am today.
A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale hit southern Assam's Hailakandi district on Saturday, taking the number of tremors felt by the northeastern states to 14 in 18 days, officials of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
On July 10, Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga had asked the Centre to send seismologists or geo-physicists from the Geological Survey of India (GSI) to assess the ground situation and ascertain the cause of the quakes in the state.
Three medium-intensity earthquakes hit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said.
A massive asteroid which is larger than the famous London Eye will be approaching the Earth in just a couple of days. Meanwhile, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has issued a warning for the world over this 'hazardous asteroid'.
An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 struck 174km North North-East (NNE) of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on Friday. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCN) the earthquake struck at 8:20 am.