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At 500 kilometers from Taiwan's happened a 7-point earthquake

June 1 2008

In the Pacific Ocean, 500 km south-east of Taiwan Island were recorded strong earthquake. Scientists have determined the effect of aftershocks and calculated their epicenter.

According to seismologists, this earthquake had a force of 6.8 on the Richter scale and epicenter of the quake was in the open ocean at a depth of 46 km. On Taiwan itself, the tremors are not felt - the danger of tsunami experts has not been revealed, reports AP.

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