Magnitude 3.6 quake rocks northeastern Taiwan
Magnitude 3.6 quake rocks northeastern Taiwan2018/11/03 20:25:45
Taipei, Nov. 3 (CNA) A magnitude 3.6 earthquake jolted northeastern Taiwan at 7:19 p.m. Saturday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).
The epicenter of the quake was located at sea about 13.4 kilometers northwest of Hualien County Hall at a depth of 20.8 km, the bureau's Seismology Center said.
The earthquake's intensity, which gauges the actual effect of a temblor, was highest in Xiulin, Taroko, Tongmen and Xilin Townships in Hualien County, where it measured 4 on Taiwan's 7-tier intensity scale.
Temblors with an intensity of 3 could be felt in Hualien City.
No immediate casualties and damage were reported.
(By Ko Lin)