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4.7-magnitude quake shakes Taiwan

Jan. 17, 2013 at 9:19 AM   |   Comments

YILAN CITY, Taiwan, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- A 4.7-magnitude earthquake shook northeastern Taiwan Thursday, the China Earthquake Networks Center said.

The quake was centered about 20 miles southeast of Yilan City in Yilan County at a depth of about 5 miles, Chica's official Xinhua news agency reported.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or property damage.

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