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The dado of a pedestal.
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Solidum, who also heads Phivolcs, said Metro Davao had been traversed by the Central Davao fault system composed of five major fault lines, which may produce earthquakes greater than magnitude 6.5.
"Earthquake scenarios used for preparedness consider Intensity 8 as the possible shaking based on earthquake hazards assessments made in various parts of the country," Solidum explained, as he clarified circulating messages about a possible Intensity 8 earthquake in Luzon.
'Local engineers should make sure that our fellow kabayans in Itbayat will follow the building code and use the right materials, so that the next time there are earthquake events, they are less vulnerable,' Solidum said in an interview with ANC.
In an interview with PTV-4, Solidum stressed the importance of preparedness against earthquakes, noting that the magnitude 5.9 quake is stronger than the magnitude 3.2 quake reported earlier.
'I am excited about this new technology because HazardHunterPH will show the user the various hazards in a particular area, like for instance, his house, school or office,' said Solidum, also the acting director of Philvocs.
According to Solidum, the spewed ash went as high as 1,640 feet and 980 feet during the two eruptions.
"Sand and rocks were seen near the bridge of Santo Domingo town in Albay," said Solidum,
Solidum said the agency had recorded increased seismic activity and "lava fountaining and a summit explosion" from Sunday night, indicating more explosions ahead, including a hazardous eruption.
"The quake is offshore and relatively deep and shaking is reported to be maximum of Intensity V, hence we expect no significant damage," Solidum told Reuters.
Magma has reached the crater of Mayon volcano, in a coastal and farming area 330 kilometres (200 miles) southeast of Manila, according to the director of the state volcanology agency, Renato Solidum.
Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology director Renato Solidum described Tuesday's activity at the volcano in Albay province, more than 500 kilometers south of Manila, as "steam-driven explosions."