Details of Disaster Information

Taiwan, Province Of China : Earthquake : 2016/02/06
GLIDE: EQ-2016-000012-TWN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2016/02/06
Taiwan, Province Of China
Name Earthquake
Outline A 6.4 magnitude earthquake toppled a 17-story apartment building in southern Taiwan around 4 am on 6 February 2016, killing at least five people.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • ECHO 2016/02/08
    According to Taiwan\'s Central Disaster Coordination Center 35 are reported dead, 524 injured. 117 are still reported missing.
  • AFP 2016/02/08
    As of 8 February, the 6.4-magnitude quake in Taiwan left 37 confirmed dead and more than 100 people are still missing
  • ECHO 2016/02/07
    According to the latest update by the Central Disaster Coordination Center from 7 February, 7.20 UTC, there have been 24 confirmed dead, 513 injured and 121 missing persons.
  • Reuters 2016/02/06
    The fire department said 115 people had been taken to hospital from around Tainan.