Almost 250 tremors have occurred over the past 24 hours off the east coast of Taiwan, Report informs, citing the island’s Central Weather Bureau (CWB).

According to the bureau’s data, a total of 247 earthquakes have occurred in the Hualien County area since 15:08 (GMT +8) Monday and as of 13:30 Tuesday. At the same time, the magnitude of the most powerful of them reached 6.3.

In addition, according to the bureau, since April 3, the number of tremors and aftershocks after a powerful earthquake on the island amounted to 1,095.