Magnitude-5.0 earthquake strikes off Taitung coast

The China Post news staff

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reported a magnitude 5.0 earthquake off the Taitung coast yesterday. The CWB report says the earthquake, numbered 033, occurred at around 9:38 p.m. 102 kilometers southeast of Taitung County. No casualty or damages were reported. The depth of origin was 18.2 kilometers.