Latest Earthquakes in New South Wales, Australia

Latest Earthquakes in New South Wales, Australia

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

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(Currently displaying 6 out of 4 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
16 years ago
On 2008-06-09 01:37:29
-30.167, 146.881
120 km (75 mi) โ†– NW of New South Wales
M 3.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-18 01:02:32
-32.519, 148.433
200 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of New South Wales
M 3.7
11 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-24 13:47:32
-32.352, 148.571
198 km (123 mi) โ†’ E of New South Wales
M 2.8
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-11 20:19:58
-31.253, 144.777
203 km (126 mi) โ†™ SW of New South Wales
M 3
9 km
29 years ago
On 1994-07-09 14:30:52
-31.692, 144.847
202 km (125 mi) โ†™ SW of New South Wales
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-09-06 19:27:39
-30.921, 148.881
190 km (118 mi) โ†— NE of New South Wales
M 0
33 km

New South Wales Earthquake Statistics

New South Wales in , Australia has experienced a total of 4 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in New South Wales 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for New South Wales was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:16.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 1 16.67%
M 3 3 50.0%

Magnitude distribution for New South Wales was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:12.

When was the last earthquake in New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in New South Wales was 16 years ago and struck 120 km (75 mi) โ†– NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.70 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near New South Wales was a 3.70 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 22 km S of Brewarrina, Australia or 120 km (75 mi) โ†– NW from the center of New South Wales, 16 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near New South Wales, Australia?

In 2024, New South Wales has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that New South Wales is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, New South Wales has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.05 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that New South Wales is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.00 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in New South Wales, 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.