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06/02/2018 Hualien earthquake

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 on the moment magnitude scale hit Taiwan. The epicenter was on the coastline near Hualien, which was the most severely affected area, with a maximum felt intensity of VIII on the Mercalli intensity scale. At least 17 deaths have been reported, with 285 injured. The epicenter was located at Hualien County, Taiwan, reaching a scale of ML 5.8.