5.2 magnitude quake jolts Batangas


Posted at Sep 29 2012 10:54 PM | Updated as of Sep 30 2012 07:49 PM

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – A magnitude 5.2 earthquake jolted the province of Batangas Saturday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

In its earthquake bulletin, Phivolcs said the earthquake struck west of Calatagan Batangas at 10:12 p.m.

Phivolcs said Intensity 2 was recorded in Puerto Galera; Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro; and Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro.

No casualties have been reported.