Moderate dangerous twin earthquakes strike right below Shoufeng and Tongmen in Hualien county, Taiwan

– Update 15:12 UTC : T A second almost similar in stregt earthquake did strike 45 minutes later. The Magnitude was 4.7 at a depth of 17.7 km. We trust CWB most in Taiwan. Other seismological agencies like USGS are reporting other values but as CWB has a lot of instruments installed all over the … [Read more...]

Very strong earthquake hits Taiwan causing minor damage + videos from shaking and damage

Earthquake overview : A M6.1 earthquake struck at 20.4km depth in southern Taiwan in the mountain region. Although well felt, major damage has not occurred and the national fire disaster agency has not released any reports. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us know "how you have felt … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 7, 2011

M 6.2      2011/02/07 19:53      Depth 413.9 km     SOLOMON ISLANDS / PAPUA NEW GUINEA February 08, 2011 at 06:53:42 AM at epicenter Very strong but deep earthquake with an epicenter approx. 50 km from Papua New Guinea Bougainville Island and 50 km from the Shortland and Treasury … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 6, 2011

M 4.9      2011/02/06 21:41     Depth 106.8 km      BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA February 07, 2011 at 07:41:18 AM at epicenter Deep harmless moderate earthquake 95 km (60 miles) SW of Arawa, Bougainville, PNG Quake-maps.com satellite map + I Did Feel It form Alternative … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 1, 2011

M 5.9      2011/02/02 00:38     Depth 35.0 km     ALASKA PENINSULA February 01, 2011 at 03:38:17 PM at epicenter Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here An in-depth article is being prepared 40 km (25 miles) S (174°) from Sand Point, Alaska Quake-maps.com … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 28, 2010

M 5.0      2010/09/28 17:33     Depth 6.2 km     TAIWAN Almost on the beach of Sincheng township. M 5.1   2010/09/28 12:31   Depth       10.3 km   RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN M 5.4   2010/09/28 03:15   Depth     22.6 km    SOUTH OF THE MARIANA ISLANDS M 5.1  … [Read more...]

Taiwan “ M 4.9 “ Moderate earthquake on the shore of Yilan County and 50 km from Taipei

Earthquake Report comment : The moderate earthquake struck only 2 hours 10 minutes after another quake occurred only 100 km to the south. For Taiwanese standards, this is an acceptable shock, although 2 shocks are never the same and can be felt totally different. Same depth as the former … [Read more...]