5.5-magnitude quake hits Taiwan: CENC


BEIJING/TAIPEI, July 26 (Xinhua) — A 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted coastal waters of Hualien County in eastern Taiwan at 8:52 p.m. Sunday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

The epicenter, with a depth of 50 km, was monitored at 24.27 degrees north latitude and 122.48 degrees east longitude, said the CENC.

Tremor was felt in Taipei, but no casualties have been reported. Enditem


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