MANILA—A magnitude-4.2 earthquake jolted Davao Occidental early Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
The tremor happened at 1:46 a.m., 251 kilometers southeast of Sarangani town.
It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 53 kilometers, according to Phivolcs. No intensities were recorded.
The tremor is not expected to cause aftershocks. No damage has been reported so far.