According to seismologists, the epicentre of the quake was located at a depth of 10 kilometres.
A 4.2-magnitude earthquake has hit the Taiwan region, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
A video shared on Twitter shows the quake being felt in Taipei.
#Earthquake felt in Taipei pic.twitter.com/mKoKmWZM4Y
— Focus Taiwan (CNA English News) (@Focus_Taiwan) January 9, 2021
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