1 Dead in Taiwan From Fire Sparked by Quake Off South Japan
A strong undersea earthquake struck between Taiwan and southern Japan on Monday, sparking a house fire that killed a person outside of Taiwans capital and causing Japanese authorities to evacuate some schoolchildren as a tsunami precaution.
M4.8 - 22km WSW of Hengchun, Taiwan - Earthquake.
Tectonic Summary. Seismotectonics of the Philippine Sea and Vicinity. The Philippine Sea plate is bordered by the larger Pacific and Eurasia plates and the smaller Sunda plate. The Philippine Sea plate is unusual in that its��.
Magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits off Taiwan; tsunami waves of up to one metre.
NHK said waves were possible on several islands in the southern chain after a very shallow quake centred on Yonaguni in the south-west, near Taiwan. We are issuing warnings via the radio, Satoshi Shimoji of the Miyako City government told NHK.
Death Toll Is Still Rising After Storm in Taiwan
President Ma Ying-jeou said Friday he expected the number of dead from the typhoon to rise.
6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Taiwan
The 6.6-magnitude earthquake was located some 47 miles (76 kilometers) east-northeast of Hualian, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Taiwans Central News Agency reported that the tremors were felt across the island, including in the capital, Taipei.
Hunger Striker Ends Fast, but Not Fight, Against Nuclear Power in Taiwan
. A former head of Taiwan’s Democratic Progressive Party thanked protesters for their campaign against a new nuclear power plant and asked them to continue to push for the closure of three others.
Mild Quake Jars Taiwan
An Interview With President Ma Ying-jeou
An edited transcript of an interview between Keith Bradsher and Edward Wong of The New York Times, Leonard M. Apcar of The International Herald Tribune, and President Ma Ying-jeou of Taiwan.
Earthquake Shakes Taipei
4.2-magnitude earthquake shakes east part of Taiwan
The earthquake was centered 41.4 kilometers northwest of Taitung Countys government offices and struck at a depth of 12.7 kilometers, the bureaus Seismology Center said. The strongest jolts, which registered a ���3��� on Taiwans 1-7 intensity scale, was.
Condolences And an Offer Of Support To Province
Saying that the people of China and Taiwan are as closely linked as flesh and blood, President Jiang Zemin of China offered condolences and aid to Taiwans earthquake victims today in a statement issued by the Foreign Ministry. The catastrophe and agony of our Taiwan compatriots affect the hearts of all Chinese, Mr. Jiang was quoted as saying.. Pres Jiang Zemin of China offers condolences and aid to Taiwans earthquake victims in statement issued by Foreign Ministry (M)
M6.2 - 30km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan - Earthquake.
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.. M6.2 - 30km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan. 2015-02-13 20:06:32 (UTC) 22.642��N121.418��E 29.7 km depth. V
Earthquake Shakes Taiwan
Very Strong earthquake ��� Taiwan on March 23, 2015
We are on the 14th floor of an apartment complex in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The shaking lasted about a minute. It was uneventful otherwise. Keelung - Petite secousse l��ger tremblement; Tainan - I was at the beach walking my��.
6.1-magnitude quake hits Taiwan
BEIJING, April 20 (Xinhua) -- A 6.1-magnitude earthquake hit Chinas Taiwan at 9:42 a.m. Monday (Beijing Time), a preliminary report from the China Earthquake Networks Center said. The epicenter was monitored at 24.1 degrees north latitude and 122.4 .
Activism Gets Rolling in Taiwan
After many years, the government is balancing the views of companies with the concerns of the environmental movement.
Immigrants From Taiwan and the Mainland Unite to Show Concern
Surrounded by spools of brightly colored thread, Ling Li and a half dozen other Taiwan women sat around a table yesterday, trying to watch as their teacher demonstrated the days project. But the women, students enrolled in a traditional macrame class at the Taiwan Center in Flushing, Queens, had other things on their mind. All everyone wants to talk about is the earthquake, said Mrs. Li, a homemaker from New Rochelle, N.Y., as she worked on an elaborate pendant made of hundreds of tiny knots. Were so shocked and worried, its hard to do anything else.. Many Taiwanese immigrants living in New York metropolitan region frantically try to call loved ones in Taiwan following devastating earthquake (M)
Taiwans Chip Plants Left Idle by Earthquake
The earthquake that shook Taiwan has also shaken up the global semiconductor industry. Taiwan, the worlds No. 4 chip producer, has a 5 percent share of the worlds chip market and its annual revenue of $8.4 billion is expected to reach $43 billion by 2005.. Factories and transportation links serving Hsinchu Science Park, Silicon Valley of Taiwan, are unscathed by earthquake; but widespread power failure shuts down foundries and causes substantial losses in chips partway through manufacturing process, which must now be discarded; G Dan Hutcheson, president of VLSI Research Inc, which tracks semiconductor industry, says result is likely to be higher prices, both for chips and personal computers, as companies start hoarding chips in response to news; Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co says it will take up to two days after power is restored to resume full production (M)
3/23/2015 ��� Earthquake forecast area hit ��� 6.0 magnitude.
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Earthquake Jars Taiwan
6.0 earthquake jolts eastern Taiwan
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake shook eastern Taiwan at 6:13 pm Monday and was felt all the way in the national capital Taipei, according to Central Weather Bureau data. The earthquake was centered at sea about 35.8 kilometers south of Hualien County Hall .
No major damage reported after magnitude 6.3 quake
Taipei, April 20 (CNA) No major damage or injuries or were reported Monday morning in the wake of a magnitude 6.3 earthquake that struck northern and eastern Taiwan, neither were there any significant disruptions to the countrys rail transportation.
Asia Scrambles to Repair Quake Damage to Data Cables
Officials warned that it could take several more days before Internet access across much of Asia returned to normal.
Strong earthquake sways buildings in Taiwan | The Seattle.
A strong earthquake has been felt throughout Taiwan, but no casualties or damage has been reported yet.
No tsunami threat from 6.4M quake near Taiwan Sunday.
Earthquakes of this size do not usually produce destructive tsunamis. However, small sea level changes may be observed in the vicinity of the epicenter. Tsunamis capable of producing damage or casualties are rare in this��.
No Damage as 6.4-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Taiwan Coast
A shallow 6.4-magnitude earthquake was felt off Taiwans eastern coast Monday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. No damage or injuries were reported. The quake was recorded at 9:42 a.m. (9:42 p.m. ET Sunday) about 80 miles south southeast of .
Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - TAIWAN REGION on Monday, 20 April 2015.
(Taiwan) (160 km W from epicenter)(no details): 1) Fish tank water spilled out -- a lot. 2) Looking out the window, people were looking up at our building. Dont know if there is damage yet or not. 3) Felt long a long earth quake -- 8-10 seconds 4.
Powerful quake hits Taiwan and Japan, tsunami warning lifted
SHAKEN. Lu Pei-ling, deputy director of the Taiwanese Seismological Observation Center, points to a graph after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Hualien, in Taipei, Taiwan, 20 Apriil 2015. David Chang/��.
5.9 Earthquake in Taiwan
5.9 Earthquake hits Hualian county, Taiwan. TAIWAN -. The US Geological Survey (USGS) reports a 5.9 magnitude earthquake has struck Hualian county in Taiwan.The earth quake hit around 6:15 this morning Eastern Time, 6:15 pm in Taiwan. Stay with .
Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 hits off east coast of Taiwan
Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 hits off east coast of Taiwan. TAIPEI. TAIPEI (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 hit off the east coast of Taiwan, the islands Central Weather Bureau said Monday. Mild shaking was felt in the capital Taipei. No.
1 dead in Taiwan from fire sparked by quake off south Japan
In a photo provided by the Taipei Fire Department, vehicles are seen piled on themselves in an automated parking tower after the lift system failed during the 6.3 magnitude earthquake that struck off the islands eastern coast in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday.
Moderate earthquake ��� Taiwan on April 5, 2015
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6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Taiwan.
A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Taiwan early Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The 6.6-magnitude earthquake was located some 47 miles.
Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Strikes Off Southeastern Taiwan-USGS
A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck off the southeastern coast of Taiwan near the city of Tai-tung, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Friday.
4.3-magnitude earthquake jolts eastern part of Taiwan
The earthquake was centered 12.9 kilometers northwest of the Hualien County Hall (���������������) and struck at a depth of 22.2 km, the bureaus Seismology Center said. The strongest tremor, which registered a 3 on Taiwans 1-7 intensity scale, was felt in .
6.6-magnitude earthquake strikes near Taiwan
The quake had a reported depth of 18 miles (28.9 kilometers). Initially, the USGS had estimated the depth at 0.6 miles (1 kilometer). Taiwans Central News Agency reported that the tremors were felt across the island, including in the capital, Taipei.
Taiwans Strict Codes Reflect Californias Rules
Both Turkey and Taiwan have effectively adopted the California building requirements for earthquakes, which are intended to enable occupants to get out alive in a major earthquake even if the structure is rendered unusable, American experts said today. The difference is in enforcement. The basic techniques involve using reinforced concrete walls and columns, deep foundations and joints to transfer the stresses of a swaying structure from crossbeams to vertical columns.. American experts say Turkey and Taiwan have effectively adopted California building requirements for earthquakes, which are intended to enable occupants to get out alive in major earthquake even if structure is rendered unusable; say in Turkey there are no inspections and probably more corruption; say Taiwans greatest vulnerability is that many of its buildings are built on soft soil (M)
Typhoon Pummels China and Taiwan
Rain deluged China’s east coast on Monday, hours after Typhoon Morakot slammed into the region south of Shanghai, forcing one million people to flee.
Taiwan Earthquake Kills 5 and Injures 27
Workers tried to clear blocked roadways in southern Taiwan today, and cave-ins continued after a major earthquake that killed five people, officials said. The quake on Friday measured 6.2 on the Richter scale and set off rock slides in Alishan, a mountainous area 180 miles south of Taipei, injuring 27 people. A quake of magnitude 6 can cause severe damage.. Earthquake kills five people in southern Taiwan (S)
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Moderate earthquake ��� Taiwan on April 13, 2015
GEOFON, Taiwan, Apr 13 17:13, 4.6, 14, MAP I Felt It. Nantou City - Just happened. It was big enough to wake me up but didnt seem to cause any damage. It is currently 1:37am local time. EMSC, Taiwan, Apr 13 17:13, 4.6, 8��.
AUO, Innolux not affected by Taiwan earthquake - DigiTimes
After witnessing a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Taiwan on the morning of April 20 that shook most of the island including main panel production areas, panel makers including AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux have reported��.
M5.8 - 164km SSW of Hengchun, Taiwan - Earthquake.
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.. M5.8 - 164km SSW of Hengchun, Taiwan. 2014-11-21 03:29:11 (UTC) 20.655��N120.072��E 4.0 km depth. I
[RECENT EARTHQUAKE] ML = 4.2, TAIWAN. - ubAlert
[RECENT EARTHQUAKE] ML = 4.2, TAIWAN (Depth: 13 km) 2015-04-07 07:19:23 UTC. Taiwan Moderate // Earthquake. ####################################################### MEDIC HAS RECORDED THE��.
Asian Quake Disrupts Data Traffic
The quake disrupted telecommunications across Asia and a ripple effect was felt in other parts of the world.
M6.6 earthquake strikes off Taiwan, NO tsunami threat (PTWC)
(CNN) ��� A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Taiwan early Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The 6.6-magnitude earthquake was located some 47 miles (76 kilometers) east-northeast of Hualian, the USGS said. The quake had a reported .
Earthquake of Magnitude 6.0 Hits Off East Coast of Taiwan
An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 hit off the east coast of Taiwan, the islands Central Weather Bureau said Monday.
Very Strong earthquake off the coast of Taitung county, Taiwan
Zhushan Township - It was too quiet so a felt a slight oscillation that became stronger, about to panic but it fade, felt like 20 to 30 seconds. tainan - Eerste keer voor mij ik weet dat taiwan een gevoelig gebied is maar voelde��.
M5.9 - 31km SSE of Hualian, Taiwan - Earthquake Hazards.
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.. M5.9 - 31km SSE of Hualian, Taiwan. 2015-03-23 10:13:50 (UTC) 23.697��N121.679��E 31.0 km depth. IV
M6.8 earthquake near Okinawa, Japan. Warning issued for 1m tsunami
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Did ATS predict the Taiwan 6.6m Earthquake? | occupy.
Source. this was predicted 10 days before it happened by one of our own members! so not only is ATS a conspiracy site, but now its connecting the dots and presenting news before it even happens! can earthquakes be��.
AUO, Innolux not affected by Taiwan earthquake
After witnessing a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Taiwan on the morning of April 20 that shook most of the island including main panel production areas, panel makers including AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux have reported that operations have not been .