MANILA - A magnitude 4.1 earthquake hit Eastern Samar early Wednesday, Phivolcs said.
The tremor struck 17 kilometers southwest of Maydolong town at 2:34 a.m., state seismologists said.
It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 32 kilometers, according to Phivolcs.
Instrumental Intensity I was reported in Palo town, Leyte.
The tremor was not expected to cause damage and aftershocks.
--Report from Ranulfo Docdocan, ABS-CBN News