921 Chi-Chi Earthquake in Taiwan

Geological/Geophysical Information

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Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica

Updated: 1999/12/04

  • Tectonic Framework and Seismotectonics of Taiwan

  • General Geology in Western Taiwan

  • Chenlungpu Fault and Thrust System in Western Taiwan

  • Map of Active Faults in Taiwan


  • The largest Earthquake in Taiwan during 20th Century!!


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