The following is an earthquake alert issued by the Japan Meteorological Agency.


Day and Time: April 3, 2024, 8:58 a.m.

Epicenter: Near Taiwan. N 23.8, E 121.7

Depth: Very Shallow

Preliminary magnitude: 7.5

Seismic intensity scale: 4 out of maximum 7


Note: Tsunami warning issued.


M7.7 quake hits Taiwan, small tsunami reaches southwest Japan isles