Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
30 Mar - 6 Apr 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
18-26 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
15-30 Jun 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - TAIWAN on Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - TAIWAN on Tuesday, 5 February 2019
Date & time: Tue, 5 Feb 11:32:31 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.35°N / 121.89°E (Taiwan)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.00°N/121.83°E (39 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
(Taiwan, Province of China) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very brief, fast shaking (via EMSC)
Zhongshan District (Taiwan, Province of China) (86 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very light in the 9th floor Taipei hotel. (via EMSC)
Zhongzheng District (Taiwan, Province of China) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Short time but strong in Guting area (via EMSC)
Xinyi District (Taiwan, Province of China) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Taipei (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 9 Feb 2019
Sat, 9 Feb 20:12 UTCM 3.5 / 11.8 km - [info]- 9km NW of Taipei, Taiwan[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Feb 2019
Tue, 12 Feb 16:39 UTCM 4.5 / 12 km - [info]- 59km NW of Yonakuni, Japan[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Feb 18:23 UTCM 4.1 / 5 km - [info] TAIWAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 15 Feb 2019
Fri, 15 Feb 14:08 UTCM 4.9 / 40 km - [info] TAIWAN[Map]EMSC
Tue, 12 Mar 2019
Tue, 12 Mar 20:19 UTCM 4.6 / 140 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Wed, 13 Mar 04:32 UTCM 4.7 / 20 km - [info]Taiwan[Map]EMSC
Sun, 17 Mar 2019
Sun, 17 Mar 12:44 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]Taiwan
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Tue, 19 Mar 2019
Tue, 19 Mar 04:01 UTCM 4.4 / 86 km - [info]Taiwan
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: