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Magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocks northeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocked northeast Taiwan at 9:48 p.m. on Sunday (Feb. 25), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temblor...

4 earthquakes strike east of Taiwan peaking at magnitude 5.6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four earthquakes of magnitude 4.9 or higher were recorded overnight in waters to the east of Taiwan with the strongest a magnitude 5.6, according to the Central Weather Ad...

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake strikes eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.2 earthquake rocked east Taiwan at 2:11 a.m. on Monday (Jan. 29), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temblor was ...

Video taken by Taiwanese man shows Japan quake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man residing in Japan captured video of the chaotic scenes that unfolded when the Sea of Japan earthquake struck on New Year's Day. At 4:10 p.m. Japan T...

Death toll rises to 111 after earthquake in China's remote northwest

Dec 19 (Reuters) - A magnitude-6.2 earthquake jolted a remote and mountainous county on the northern edge of the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau around midnight on Tuesday, killing at least 111 people and inj...

Shallow quake in Taipei caused by Datun Volcano's magma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A shallow earthquake felt in Taipei City on Monday morning (Dec. 4) was caused by volcanic activity in the Datun Volcano Group, according to the Central Weather Administra...

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake hits off Taiwan's east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 was recorded in the sea off the eastern coast of Taiwan at 12:31 p.m. on Sunday (Nov. 26), according to a report by the Central Weath...

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake strikes off Taiwan's east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.4 earthquake was recorded off the eastern coast of Taiwan at 12:54 a.m. on Saturday (Nov. 11), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The ...

Taiwan could have 'catastrophic earthquake' in 10 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An expert predicts that Taiwan could have a "catastrophic" earthquake of magnitude 7 or higher at some point within the next 10 years. Taiwan is located at th...

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits off Taiwan's east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.1 earthquake was recorded off the eastern coast of Taiwan at 10:54 a.m. on Tuesday (Oct. 24), following a larger magnitude 6.2 quake that struck earlier in t...

Taiwan weather bureau warns of magnitude 5.5 to 6.0 aftershocks for next 5 days: CWA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck off the east coast of Taiwan at 7:05 a.m. on Tuesday morning (Oct. 24), the Central Weather Administration (CWA) stated that afters...

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes off Taiwan's east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 6.2 earthquake was recorded off the eastern coast of Taiwan at 7:05 a.m. on Tuesday (Oct. 24), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The ep...

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes southeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.8 earthquake rocked southeast Taiwan at 6:36 p.m. on Wednesday (Oct. 11), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temb...

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolts northeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 4.7 earthquake rocked northeast Taiwan at 4:53 p.m. on Thursday (Oct. 5), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temblo...

AP PHOTOS: Moroccan earthquake shattered thousands of lives

AMIZMIZ, Morocco (AP) — With their arms around each other, three boys walked through the streets of their town at the foot of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains. It could have been a scene like m...