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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Taiwan on Sunday, 4 February 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Taiwan on Sunday, 4 February 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Taiwan on Sunday, 4 February 2018
Date & time: Sun, 4 Feb 14:13:13 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.08°N / 121.89°E (Taiwan)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.00°N/121.83°E (11 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
(2311.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Kaohsiung / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(112.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(124.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Taipei Taiwan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Taipeh / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
New taipei / MMI IV (Light shaking): I'm from France. First time I feel an earthquake, ever. Makes me felt like Earth is actually alive. It last maybe 5 seconds, it was short, but kind of intense "for a first experience".
(Taiwan) (105 km NW from epicenter)(no details): A little smaller then previous. Taipei 4 floor. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 6 Feb 2018
Tue, 6 Feb 15:50 UTCM 6.3 / 10 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]GFZ
Sun, 9 Dec 2018
Sun, 9 Dec 15:15 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]GFZ
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Wed, 12 Dec 13:24 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]GFZ
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Sat, 15 Dec 21:21 UTCM 5.1 / 23 km - [info] TAIWAN REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Thu, 20 Dec 05:16 UTCM 4.6 / 30.9 km - [info]- 76km SSW of Ishigaki, Japan[Map]USGS
Thu, 27 Dec 2018
Thu, 27 Dec 23:54 UTCM 4.4 / 99.2 km - [info]- 64km ENE of Yonakuni, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 29 Dec 2018
Sat, 29 Dec 13:44 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] TAIWAN[Map]EMSC
Tue, 8 Jan 2019
Tue, 8 Jan 12:16 UTCM 5.1 / 17 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]GFZ
Wed, 30 Jan 2019
Wed, 30 Jan 05:21 UTCM 5.3 / 12 km - [info] TAIWAN REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 30 Jan 22:14 UTCM 4.0 / 22 km - [info] TAIWAN[Map]EMSC
Tue, 5 Feb 2019
Tue, 5 Feb 11:32 UTCM 4.3 / 34 km - [info] TAIWAN[Map]EMSC

 

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