The quake cause of fault movement betweet Batangas ang Mindoro. The quake's epicenter was located 7 kilometers northwest of Tingloy town, Batangas. It struck at 8:58 p.m.
Intensity 4 in Makati City and Obando, Bulacan, and Intensity 3 in Mandaluyong City, Quezon City, General Trias and Dasmariñas in Cavite, Santa Ana in Manila and in Lucena City in Quezon, Intensity 2 in Talisay, Batangas and Pasig City.
Phivolcs, however, warned of aftershocks.
A magnitude 4.6 earthquake was also recorded in the same area at 9:11 p.m., followed by a magnitude 2.5 quake at 9:17 p.m.
A third earthquake at magnitude 2.6 was also recorded at 9:26 p.m.
There was no threat of a tsunami but aftershocks were expected, Solidum said.