4 Large Earthquakes in Taiwan over the past eleven hours!

earthquakes Taiwan 20 April 2015

(USGS)  Four large earthquakes have struck off the coast of Taiwan over the past eleven hours.  The largest was a magnitude 6.5 quake.  The other three were magnitude 6.4, 6.2, and 5.2 quakes.  The first quake (M 6.4) hit on 2015-04-20 01:42:58 UTC, the last and largest quake (M 6.5) hit on 2015-04-20 12:00:01 UTC.

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April 20, 2015: 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 island’s eastern coast. (Taipei Fire Department via AP)

One person was killed in a house fire in the Taipei suburb of Xinzhuang.  Tsunami alerts have been lifted according to Fox News.

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