The tremor occurred at 11.29 am at a depth of 140 kilometres in the Kargil belt of the union territory, NCS said.
The quake struck at 1:11 p.m. (0511 GMT) and was centered near Yilan, a city about 35 kilometres east of Taipei near the northeastern coast, according to Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau.
An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale struck Peddapalli in Telangana on Saturday.
There was no immediate report of any damage or casualties.
In April 2015, a devastating earthquake of 7.8-magnitude rocked Nepal, killing nearly 9,000 people and wounding nearly 22,000 others.
A mild earthquake measuring 4.3 struck Nepal's western Gorkha district on Sunday, however no casualty or loss of property was reported.
The villagers of Gadikeshwara were coming to terms after being rattled by frequent tremors recently, only to experience the tremors again on Saturday.
The volcano that erupted on La Palma has coughed up ocean sediment that pre-dates the island’s formation 2 million years ago, Vicente Soler of Spain’s Higher Center for Scientific Research said.
Two separate sheds have been erected for men and women and people will be asked to sleep in these sheds if they are afraid to spend night in the house.
There was panic at Gadikeshwara village on Monday night when the residents heard a loud explosion and the earth shook violently under their feet within the next few seconds.
More worryingly, all these 16 tremors have happened mainly in Vijayapura and Kalaburagi districts.
Two strong earthquakes struck off the coast of the Big Island in Hawaii on Sunday, rattling residents and causing items to fall off shelves.
The Meteorological Agency said the quake was centred in Chiba prefecture, just east of Tokyo, at a depth of 80 km (48 miles).
The quake affected Quetta, Sibi, Harnai, Pishin, Qila Saifullah, Chaman, Ziarat and Zhob in Balochistan.
"There are reports that some 15 coal miners are trapped in a mine on the outskirts of the town due to the quake," officials said.