TAIWAN (CBS SF ) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in Taiwan Sunday night.
The USGS says the quake’s epicenter was located in the area of Hualian, Taiwan. The quake struck around 6:45 p.m. Pacific Sunday evening.READ MORE: Kim Fields Hopes 'Adventures In Christmasing' Inspires People To Come Out Of Their Comfort Zone
No tsunami warning was issued.
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Strong earthquakes with an epicenter off the coast can trigger tsunamis, depending on the size and type of the fault movement. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center tracks earthquake data for the West Coast.
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