|ORIGIN TIME||12:02:09.0 UTC|
Location approximately 165km south of Taipei City, Taiwan.
No reports of damage or casualties have been received at this time and based on historical earthquake and tsunami data no destructive tsunami warning has been issued. However, there is the possibility of a local tsunami that could affect coastal areas close to the epicentre and authorities in the epicentral region should be made aware of this possibility. (Source: Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre)
Updated 31 October 2013 13:15 UTC