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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Taiwan on Monday, 13 May 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Taiwan on Monday, 13 May 2019
Date & time: Monday, 13 May 2019 08:55 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.76°N / 121.88°E (Taiwan)
Nearest volcano: Kueishantao (11 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 13 May 08:55 UTCM 4.8 / 44 kmTaiwanBMKG
Mon, 13 May 08:55 UTCM 3.9 / 61 km台湾宜兰县海域 (Taiwan)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
(41.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Taipei (40 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Taipei / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Taipei fuxing North Road / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Jolted and felt building shaking!
Hshinchu (89.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(47.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(73 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Zhudong Township (Taiwan, Province of China) (80 km W from epicenter)(no details): Very brief, small shake for about 3-5 seconds in Zhudong. (via EMSC)
Tamsui District (Taiwan, Province of China) (63 km NW from epicenter)(no details): a little shake no more than 4 sec (via EMSC)
Zhongzheng District (Taiwan, Province of China) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 2 shakes for 3-4 secs on 9th floor Taipei city (via EMSC)
Daan District (Taiwan, Province of China) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 9th floor Taipei. Felt the room swaying for about five seconds but nothing really major. (via EMSC)
Songshan District (Taiwan, Province of China) (46 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Seisme ressenti au 3 eme etage sur Dunhua, court , rien de tombé mais l’impression que c’etait une autre sorte de secousse que la derniere. (via EMSC)

 

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