According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), the tremor was tectonic in origin and struck two kilometers southwest of Talacogon.
It had a depth of 58 kilometers.
The quake was recorded by Phivolcs instruments at Intensity 2 in Gingoog City and Intensity 1 in Cagayan de Oro City.
Phivolcs said no damage or aftershocks were expected.
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