Hualien

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Hualien

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Hua-lien

(hwä`lyĕn`), city (1995 pop. 108,192), E central Taiwan. One of Taiwan's most important international ports, it is a market for local agricultural products. It is located in a volcanic region and is susceptible to earthquakes.
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An intensity level of 2 was felt in Hualien City, Hehuanshan of Nantou County, and Taichung City.
2, it has caused massive destruction in Hualien City, Hualien Country.
Mark was speaking as rescuers propped up the Yun Tsui flats complex on the verge of collapse in Hualien City.
A hotel in Hualien City collapsed as a result of the quake, the National Fire Agency said.
According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake struck about 14 km northeast of Hualien city at 9:56 p.
In Hualien City, on the east coast of Taiwan, a 635-ton crane was knocked over Monday by strong winds, according to reports.
The trains are nicknamed Taroko after the scenic Taroko Gorge near the major city of Hualien city in eastern Taiwan.
The trains are nicknamed "Taroko" after the scenic Taroko Gorge near the major city of Hualien city in eastern Taiwan.
Like a tsunami en route to Hong Kong and southern China, Usagi forced the evacuation of some 3,400 people in southern Taiwan, dumped more than 70 centimetres (27 inches) of rain on Hualien city, and forced more than 100 flights to be cancelled to and from the island.
3km south of Hualien city in the east, at a depth of 24km, the local Seismology Centre said.
located 320 km east of coastal Hualien City and heading west at between 16 kph and 19 kph, according to Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau.
The Central Weather Bureau said Fanapi reached Hualien city in eastern Taiwan at 8.