MANILA, Philippines – A 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck Anahawan in southern Leyte on Sunday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
The quake occurred at 9:38 a.m. and had a depth of 214 kilometers.
Phivolcs said it was of tectonic origin and the epicenter was reported east of Anahawan.
Instrumental Intensity I was recorded in Hinunagan, Southern Leyte.
No damage or aftershocks are expected, according to a bulletin from the state seismologist.