Powerful Earthquake Hits Southeast Taiwan, Tsunami Warning Issued

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A 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes southeast Taiwan connected  Sept. 18, 2022. (USGS)

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes southeast Taiwan connected Sept. 18, 2022. (USGS)

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September 18, 2022 Updated: September 18, 2022

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TAIPEI—A 6.8 magnitude earthquake deed the sparsely populated southeastern portion of Taiwan connected Sunday, according to the island’s upwind bureau, but determination were nary contiguous reports of damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake astatine a magnitude 7.2 and the U.S. Tsunami Warning Center issued a informing successful Taiwan aft the tremor.

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