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Latest quakes in or near Yilan, Taiwan, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, March 23, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Mar 23, 2023 17:57 GMT -
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In the past 24 hours, Yilan had one quake of magnitude 4.2. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred in 45 km SW of Hualien City, Taiwan, 20 hours ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.2 | 45 km SW of Hualien City, Taiwan -

Recent quakes above magnitude 3.0 in or near Yilan, Taiwan (updated )

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Thursday, March 23, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Mar 23, 2023 2:13 pm (GMT +8) (Mar 23, 2023 06:13 GMT)

56 km northeast of Hsinchu, Taiwan (unconfirmed)
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Wednesday, March 22, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Mar 23, 2023 5:51 am (GMT +8) (Mar 22, 2023 21:51 GMT)

5.8 km
45 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Yeheng (YHNB/TW network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Yeheng: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
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Yilan Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Yilan?

The last earthquake in Yilan occurred 20 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, on Thursday, Mar 23, 2023 at 5:51 am (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Yilan today?

In the past 24 hours, Yilan, Taiwan had 2 quakes up to magnitude 4.2.

What was the strongest quake in Yilan today?

The strongest earthquake in Yilan today occurred 20 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Hualien City, Taiwan, on Thursday, Mar 23, 2023 at 5:51 am (GMT +8).

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