4/20/2015 — Major Pacific Earthquake unrest underway — ANOTHER 6.2M strikes Taiwan — Forecast area hit TWICE

Another 6.2 magnitude earthquake has struck off the shores of Taiwan.

6.2m earthquake taiwan april 20 2015

 

This Taiwan earthquake comes just a few hours after a 6.0M struck Indonesia, and yesterdays 6.6 (6.7M revised) earthquake which also struck off the shores of Taiwan.

This earthquake movement in Taiwan was forecast to occur.  See the forecast calling for movement here:


http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us200027rt#general_summary

Magnitude / uncertainty 6.2 mwp± 0.0
Location / uncertainty 24.068°N 122.460°E± 4.8 km
Depth / uncertainty 35.6 km± 5.6
Origin Time 2015-04-20 11:45:14.410 UTC
Number of Stations
Number of Phases 170
Minimum Distance 71.36 km (0.64°)
Travel Time Residual 0.83 sec
Azimuthal Gap 34°
FE Region Taiwan region (243)

Yesterdays 6.6 magnitude in Taiwan produced some serious damage to buildings , and caused injured to citizens.

This screenshot below shows a vertical car parking garage which collapsed in Taiwan during yesterdays earthquake.

http://news.yahoo.com/tsunami-warning-6-8-magnitude-quake-hits-okinawa-020132584.html

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2 thoughts on “4/20/2015 — Major Pacific Earthquake unrest underway — ANOTHER 6.2M strikes Taiwan — Forecast area hit TWICE

  1. Pingback: 4/20/2015 — ANOTHER 6.5 Magnitude + 6.2M just struck Taiwan — Major earthquake unrest underway | Dutchsinse

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