A magnitude 4.8 earthquake jolted northeastern Taiwan at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).
The quake's epicenter was located at sea about 29.1 kilometers east of Yilan County Hall at a depth of 75.4 km, bureau data shows.
The quake's intensity, which gauges the actual effect of a temblor, was highest in the county's Kueishan Island, where it measured 4 on Taiwan's 7-tier intensity scale.
It was felt at an intensity of 3 in New Taipei's Cape Santiago, while several areas in Yilan City, Hualien County and Taitung County recorded an intensity of 2. No injuries were reported.
Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel