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Magnitude 4.6 earthquake hits Chiayi

2018/03/22 22:58:06

Image taken from Central Weather Bureau's website

Taipei, March 22 (CNA) A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck Chiayi County in southern Taiwan at 10:27 p.m. Thursday, with Gukeng in neighboring Yunlin County registering an intensity of five, according to the Central Weather Bureau.

The epicenter of the quake was located in Meishan, 37 km east-northeast of Chiayi County hall at a depth of 6.6 km.

No casualties or damage were immediately reported.

(By S.C. Chang)