TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattled northeast Taiwan at 12:37 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 4), the Central Weather Bureau reported.
The quake was centered under the Pacific Ocean 46.9 kilometers southeast of the Yilan County Government building and at a depth of 25.7 km.
The quake registered an intensity of 2 in parts of Yilan County, including Yilan City, and Hualien County. Taiwan’s seven-point scale indicates how a temblor is felt at a specific location.
No damage or casualties were immediately reported.