MANILA -- A magnitude 4.2 earthquake shook Batangas on Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported. 

The quake of tectonic origin struck 20 km. southwest of Calatagan at about 11:39 a.m. It had a depth of 129 km. 

Phivolcs said there was no reported intensity and it is not expecting any damage or aftershock from the quake. (PNA)