The shallow 6.4 quake late caused at least four buildings in Hualien county to cave in and tilt dangerously, leaving over 200 people injured.
Six people are still missing after a flash flood killed 16 others near the capital Athens, with local communities facing food and medicine shortages. Many parts of the area were without water and electricity and hundreds of homes have been damaged.
The now Category 5 storm pummels the tiny island nation of Dominica en route to the US Virgin Islands and possibly Puerto Rico.
The storm was downgraded to Category 1 but not before it pummeled central Florida, leaving destruction in its wake.
Authorities say it was the strongest tremor to hit the country in a century. The worst scenes of destruction were witnessed in the southern states of Oaxaca and Chiapas.
Residents of Texas are finding homes wrecked by Harvey, where "everything is history." The devastation is among the costliest in US history, with many victims uninsured and unable to afford reconstruction without government help.
More than 16 million people have been affected by floods across India, Bangladesh and Nepal, aid workers and officials said, as heavy rains and damaged roads continued hamper relief efforts.
Days of monsoon rains and flooding have claimed the lives of 245 people in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with 2.5 million others displaced.
Three days of heavy rainfall, flash floods and landslides have left hundreds of people homeless and without food. Officials have warned that the death toll could rise as the extent of the damage becomes clear.
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