Magnitude 4.1 quake hits Batangas on Tuesday afternoon

/ 05:37 PM January 14, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 4.1 quake struck Calaca town in Batangas on Tuesday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.

Phivolcs said the quake was recorded at 4:36 p.m., with the epicenter located five kilometers northeast of Calaca town.


The quake which was of tectonic origin had a depth of 10 kilometers.

Phivolcs said no damage and aftershocks are expected following the quake.


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