#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for 15 June 2023 due to magnitude 6.3 earthquake in Batangas

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for 15 June 2023 due to magnitude 6.3 earthquake in Batangas

(UPDATED as of 1:00 PM)

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Southern Luzon this Thursday morning, 15 June 2023. According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology or PHILVOLCS, the epicenter of the earthquake was at 13.77°N, 120.51°E – 015 km S 64° W of Calatagan, Batangas and it was felt in different parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila.

Following the earthquake, some local government units have announced class suspensions in their respective areas.


  • Laguna
  • Balayan, Batangas
  • Calagatan, Batangas
  • San Jose, Batangas
  • Alfonso, Cavite
  • Bayambang, Pangasinan
  • San Beda University (Manila and Rizal campus)


  • Pasay City (Up to senior high school)

The Filipino Scribe will be updating this post once new information becomes available. 

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