A Series of Earthquakes Shake Taiwan On Sunday Night (Feb 04, 2018)

On Sunday evening, the peak of what is said to be the coldest weekend of the year, the island was struck by a series of earthquakes.


The strongest earthquakes felt throughout the night occurred at the following times, all originating in or near Hualien County: 9:12 PM with a magnitude of 5.1, 9:56 PM with a magnitude of 5.8, and 10:13 PM with a magnitude of 5.5.

There was an alert sent out by the government for the earthquake at 9:56 PM for what is by far the strongest earthquake of the night.


Map Images Courtesy of “KNY Taiwan Weather”


By: Apple Daily. Rocks fallen on Suhua highway.

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