Terremoto moderato mag. 4.1 - 8.9 km a sud da Hualien City, Taiwan, 10 Jun 6:42 am (GMT +8) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.1 - 8.9 km a sud da Hualien City, Taiwan, 10 Jun 6:42 am (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.1 at 15 km depth

9 Jun 22:54 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 12 minuti.
9 Jun 23:03: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.3 a 4.1. Profondità ricalcolata da 12.0 a 15.0 km (da 7.5 a 9.3 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 3.2 km (2 mi) al ESE.
Update Wed, 9 Jun 2021, 23:00
Moderate magnitude 4.3 quake hits 9 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan early morning
4.3 quake 9.3 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, 10 Jun 6:42 am (GMT +8)
4.3 quake 9.3 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, 10 Jun 6:42 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred only 18 minutes ago 9 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 12 km beneath the epicenter near Hualien City, Hualien, Taiwan, early morning on Thursday 10 June 2021 at 6:42 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Hualien City (pop. 350,500) located 9 km from the epicenter, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Puli (pop. 86,400) located 59 km from the epicenter, Zhongxing New Village (pop. 25,500) 88 km away, Zhongxing New Village (pop. 25,500) 88 km away, Nantou City (pop. 105,700) 90 km away, Taichung (pop. 1,040,700) 92 km away, Yilan (pop. 94,200) 96 km away, and Yuanlin (pop. 124,700) 99 km away.
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Earthquake data

Data & ora: 9 Jun 2021 22:42:30 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 10 Jun 6:42 am (GMT +8)
Magnitudine: 4.1
Prof.: 15.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 23.9°N / 121.58°E (Hualien, Taiwan, Taiwan)
Antipode: 23.9°S / 58.42°W
Vulcano più vicino: Unnamed 24.00°N/121.83°E (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km SSO da Hualien City (pop: 350,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
63 km E da Puli (pop: 86,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
86 km ENE da Lugu (pop: 19,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
91 km E da Zhongxing New Village (Nantou City) (pop: 25,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
93 km E da Nantou City (pop: 105,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
95 km ESE da Taichung (pop: 1,040,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
97 km S da Yilan (pop: 94,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
128 km S da Taipei (pop: 7,871,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
193 km NE da Kaohsiung City (pop: 1,519,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from S
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 MWh, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.112 km10 Km SSW of Hualien City, TaiwanUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Taipei (129.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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