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Past earthquakes in Yilan, Taiwan: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 16, 2022 23:06 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 6
  • 16 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 116 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 4 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
In 2021, Yilan was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.1, 16 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 116 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, and 4 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 6.1 | Philippine Sea, 33 km SE of Yilan, Taiwan -

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Date and timeMag
Depth
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Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 30, 2021 2:47 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 30, 2021 06:47 GMT)
5.2

15 km
79 Km SW of Yonakuni, Japan 12 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 30, 2021 2:58 am (GMT +9) (Dec 29, 2021 17:58 GMT)
4.8

21 km
61 Km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan MoreMap
Dec 30, 2021 2:39 am (GMT +9) (Dec 29, 2021 17:39 GMT)
4.5

18 km
74 Km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan MoreMap
Monday, December 6, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 6, 2021 9:05 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 6, 2021 13:05 GMT)
4.7

105 km
34 Km ENE of Yilan, Taiwan 4 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 24, 2021 5:55 pm (GMT +8) (Nov 24, 2021 09:55 GMT)
5.1

27 km
Japan: Taiwan Region 6 reportsMoreMap
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 17, 2021 11:25 am (GMT +9) (Nov 17, 2021 02:25 GMT)
4.9

10 km
TAIWAN REGION MoreMap
Sunday, November 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 14, 2021 9:05 pm (GMT +8) (Nov 14, 2021 13:05 GMT)
4.9

74 km
TAIWAN REGION 14 reportsMoreMap
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 10, 2021 3:24 am (GMT +9) (Nov 9, 2021 18:24 GMT)
4.8

26 km
Taiwan Region MoreMap
Sunday, November 7, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 7, 2021 7:24 pm (GMT +8) (Nov 7, 2021 11:24 GMT)
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Near Hualien City, Taiwan, Taiwan (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Sunday, October 24, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Oct 24, 2021 1:11 pm (GMT +8) (Oct 24, 2021 05:11 GMT)
6.1

66 km
Taiwan 49 reportsMoreMap
Oct 24, 2021 12:38 pm (GMT +8) (Oct 24, 2021 04:38 GMT)
4.5

24 km
TAIWAN 7 reportsMoreMap
Saturday, October 23, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Oct 23, 2021 6:32 pm (GMT +8) (Oct 23, 2021 10:32 GMT)
4.5

26 km
TAIWAN MoreMap
Oct 23, 2021 11:16 am (GMT +8) (Oct 23, 2021 03:16 GMT)
5.1

20 km
TAIWAN 1 reportMoreMap
Monday, October 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 18, 2021 1:49 pm (GMT +8) (Oct 18, 2021 05:49 GMT)
4.8

36 km
TAIWAN 7 reportsMoreMap
Thursday, October 7, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 7, 2021 04:18 GMT
4.9

81 km
45 Km W of Yonakuni, Japan MoreMap
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 7, 2021 4:21 am (GMT +8) (Oct 6, 2021 20:21 GMT)
4.2

19 km
TAIWAN 3 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.6 x 1014 joules (73 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 62826 tons of TNT or 3.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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