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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - TAIWAN on Sunday, 17 September 2017

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - TAIWAN on Sunday, 17 September 2017
Date & time: Sun, 17 Sep 22:39:54 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.54°N / 121.63°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.00°N/121.83°E (55 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 17 Sep
Sun, 17 Sep 22:39 UTCM 3.8 / 21 km台湾花莲县海域[Map]CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
Hualien City / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was lying awake in bed on the second floor when it shook beginning with a gentle shake then I could tell the walls were shaking too. I think it lasted ten seconds.
Taichung / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 20 Sep
Wed, 20 Sep 14:29 UTCM 5.5 / 11 km - [info] (81 km)Taiwan
[Map]
GFZ
Hualien / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
xiushui (162 km NE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): patio doors and fans started shaking. felt like I was sitting on a boat. lasted for about 1-1.5 mins
Taipei city / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(Taiwan) (150 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The usual... (via EMSC)
Taichung (Taiwan, Province of China) (150 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Thought it a getting stronger,but quickly leveled out. (via EMSC)
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Sun, 24 Sep
Sun, 24 Sep 05:49 UTCM 4.6 / 19.2 km - [info] (50 km)- 72km E of Hualian, Taiwan
[Map]
USGS

 

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