Magnitude 5.7 Earthquake Strikes Taiwan

October 23, 2018 Updated: October 23, 2018

SINGAPORE—An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck Taiwan, the United States Geological Survey said on Oct. 23 at 12:34 p.m. local time.

Witnesses said it set buildings shaking in the capital Taipei.

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There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which hit 95 km (59 miles) southeast of the coastal town of Su-ao at a depth of 34 km (21 miles).

Su-ao is about 70 km (44 miles) away from the capital.

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