3.8-magnitude quake hits Batangas

(Eagle News)–A 3.8-magnitude earthquake struck Batangas on Sunday, Jan. 19.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake, which struck at 6:56 a.m., had its epicenter 5 kilometers southwest of Laurel.

It had a depth of focus of 1 kilometer.

An instrumental intensity I was felt in Tagaytay.

No damage to property nor aftershocks were recorded.