Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia

Latest Earthquakes in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Australia. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 1449 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
1832 km (1138 mi) โ†’ E of Australia
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 months ago
On 2024-02-08 13:49:38
-38.4868, 145.9501
1756 km (1091 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-07 03:37:11
-17.4678, 127.4786
1202 km (747 mi) โ†– NW of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-21 18:44:29
-38.7158, 143.6012
1633 km (1015 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 3.5
10 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-21 15:11:07
-38.6948, 143.5136
1627 km (1011 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.8
10 km
9 months ago
On 2023-08-05 21:34:43
-33.7872, 118.3
1596 km (992 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 5.2
10 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-29 15:32:43
-37.4433, 146.3112
1704 km (1059 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-21 22:10:52
-18.3545, 124.8043
1276 km (793 mi) โ†– NW of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-28 13:41:51
-37.5433, 144.8434
1614 km (1003 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 3.8
9.05 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-19 04:07:06
-54.8252, 158.5486
3721 km (2312 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-22 23:23:08
-32.8604, 139.4757
901 km (560 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.9
9.1 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-28 01:41:18
-30.4981, 133.8849
398 km (247 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-05 00:39:58
-33.3788, 117.0992
1682 km (1045 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-05 05:12:18
-33.7412, 118.2596
1598 km (993 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.7
10.88 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-27 23:10:54
-38.1536, 139.6072
1385 km (860 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.4
12.8 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-11 14:34:48
-31.6669, 125.8601
864 km (537 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.6
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-21 10:05:06
-17.7107, 123.4295
1425 km (885 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-26 19:22:40
-12.1864, 134.6878
1656 km (1029 mi) โ†‘ N of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-09-28 10:13:09
-54.6811, 159.0392
3732 km (2319 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.4
9.37 km
1 year ago
On 2022-09-27 13:05:11
-54.7613, 159.0442
3738 km (2323 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-21 04:37:00
-30.7677, 117.3665
1577 km (980 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-16 07:09:49
-54.8013, 158.6041
3722 km (2312 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 5.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-24 14:21:40
-16.8787, 130.0865
1164 km (723 mi) โ†– NW of Australia
M 4.3
9.06 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-19 16:19:05
-53.9875, 159.189
3685 km (2289 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.6
7.11 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-19 15:09:14
-54.0747, 159.0499
3685 km (2290 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-19 13:17:05
-53.9602, 159.1332
3680 km (2287 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-19 10:13:31
-54.132, 159.0545
3690 km (2293 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 6.9
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-19 10:10:55
-54.019, 159.1177
3684 km (2289 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 5.6
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-04-17 04:34:50
-17.4249, 121.6938
1575 km (979 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-29 08:34:51
-35.1828, 138.8677
1067 km (663 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-21 06:32:53
-22.9131, 118.8587
1495 km (929 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-07 19:08:09
-19.7739, 133.8918
808 km (502 mi) โ†‘ N of Australia
M 4.4
4.26 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-05 20:50:07
-35.0866, 138.8421
1056 km (656 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-03 18:36:15
-21.3217, 131.9833
639 km (397 mi) โ†– NW of Australia
M 4.3
14.44 km
2 years ago
On 2022-02-01 10:41:02
-33.4281, 117.3269
1664 km (1034 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-24 21:50:14
-32.7831, 117.4357
1630 km (1013 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-24 21:24:48
-33.3452, 117.0973
1681 km (1044 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.9
7.41 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-22 07:40:47
-33.3851, 117.0067
1690 km (1050 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-05 11:37:04
-32.9749, 117.624
1620 km (1007 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-29 02:57:52
-22.792, 125.4175
896 km (556 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-09 18:43:37
-21.4791, 120.0874
1444 km (897 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-20 02:12:57
-19.9053, 133.9169
794 km (493 mi) โ†‘ N of Australia
M 4.3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-13 13:05:54
-20.9319, 119.8141
1498 km (931 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 5.3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-09 12:24:36
-19.8032, 133.9289
805 km (500 mi) โ†‘ N of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-05 08:04:58
-38.3993, 144.9174
1685 km (1047 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 2.9
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-10-21 03:21:09
-28.8614, 112.7396
1998 km (1242 mi) โ†™ SW of Australia
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-10-08 16:47:26
-35.4066, 141.0722
1208 km (751 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.8
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-25 01:43:30
-18.3002, 120.5658
1599 km (993 mi) โ† W of Australia
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-21 23:33:38
-37.4349, 146.2528
1699 km (1056 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 4.1
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-21 23:15:53
-37.492, 146.3534
1710 km (1063 mi) โ†˜ SE of Australia
M 5.9
12 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia

Australia is a country in Australia and New Zealand that has experienced a total of 1,449 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Australia 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Australia was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:07.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 13 0.57%
M 2 402 17.62%
M 3 505 22.13%
M 4 437 19.15%
M 5 82 3.59%
M 6 13 0.57%

Magnitude distribution for Australia was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:05.

When was the last earthquake in Australia?

The last earthquake in Australia was 2 months ago and struck 1832 km (1138 mi) โ†’ E from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 8.356 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Australia was a 6.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck or 3690 km (2293 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Australia, 2 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Australia?

In 2024, Australia has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 19.32 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Australia is struck by 1.61 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Australia

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.