7.0 magnitude earthquake 94 km from Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

1978-12-23 11:23:12 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, December 23, 1978 11:23 AM
Your time: 1978-12-23T11:23:12Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A
1978-12-23 11:23:12 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 11:23:12 UTC at 11:23
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.247, 122.075
94.2 km from Hualian (58.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B
1978-12-23 12:14:15 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 12:14:15 UTC at 12:14
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.107, 122.176
112.2 km from Hualian (70.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 13:01:41 UTC at 13:01
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.122, 121.937
90.2 km from Taitung City (56.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

D
1978-12-23 13:08:39 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 13:08:39 UTC at 13:08
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.363, 121.888
73.2 km from Hualian (45.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 15:03:52 UTC at 15:03
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.05, 121.873
81.2 km from Taitung City (50.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

F

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 22:28:57 UTC at 22:28
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.046, 122.087
101.2 km from Taitung City (63.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

G

4.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-24 01:43:17 UTC at 01:43
December 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.07, 122.084
102.2 km from Taitung City (63.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

H
1978-12-24 02:45:14 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-24 02:45:14 UTC at 02:45
December 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.165, 122.01
99.2 km from Hualian (61.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I
1978-12-24 21:05:15 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-24 21:05:15 UTC at 21:05
December 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.197, 121.904
91.2 km from Hualian (56.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

J

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-26 07:49:08 UTC at 07:49
December 26, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 22.907, 121.7
59.2 km from Taitung City (36.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km