6.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Taiwan
Updated: 2012-02-26 11:57
BEIJING - A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan's Pingtung at 10:34 Beijing Time (02:34 GMT) on Sunday, said the China earthquake network center (CENC).
The epicenter was monitored at 22.8 degrees north latitude and 120.8 degrees east longitude with a depth of 20 kilometers, according to the CENC.
A Xinhua reporter in Taipei said the quake was felt in the city.