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1963 Su ao earthquake

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Magnitude  7.3 Mw
Areas affected  Taiwan
Depth  35 km (22 mi)
Casualties  3
1963 Su-ao earthquake
Date  February 13, 1963 (1963-02-13)

The 1963 Su-ao earthquake occurred on February 13 at 16:50 local time (08:50 UTC). The epicenter was located off the coast of Taiwan, near Su-ao, Yilan County. It had a magnitude of Mw 7.3. Three people were reported dead. A landslide occurred in the Su-ao-Hualien highway. The earthquake showed a weakly coupled interplate boundary in the nearby region.

References

1963 Su-ao earthquake Wikipedia


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