Latest Earthquakes Near Charlestown, New South Wales in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia

Latest Earthquakes Near Charlestown, New South Wales in Australia

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

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 24 out of 23 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
151 km (94 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 3.5
8.36 km
4 years ago
On 2020-05-02 17:48:38
-32.3551, 150.8055
107 km (66 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 4
16.05 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 05:29:42
-32.3497, 150.8136
107 km (66 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 04:27:39
-32.3604, 150.7501
111 km (69 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 3.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-14 21:51:47
-32.3666, 150.801
107 km (66 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 3.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-19 08:55:50
-32.3091, 153.1619
155 km (96 mi) โ†— NE of Charlestown
M 3.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
55 km (34 mi) โ†˜ SE of Charlestown
M 3.2
2 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-11 16:25:07
-32.622, 152.252
64 km (40 mi) โ†— NE of Charlestown
M 3.3
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
156 km (97 mi) โ†“ S of Charlestown
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
134 km (83 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 23:19:51
-32.348, 150.867
103 km (64 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 2.8
12 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-15 21:38:40
-32.314, 151.973
77 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of Charlestown
M 2.8
12 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
115 km (72 mi) โ†“ S of Charlestown
M 2.2
2 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
119 km (74 mi) โ†“ S of Charlestown
M 2.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
167 km (103 mi) โ†“ S of Charlestown
M 3.8
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-06 11:03:51
-32.956, 151.228
43 km (26 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 5.3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1990-02-23 12:43:16
-32.834, 150.693
94 km (58 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1989-12-27 23:26:57
-32.967, 151.619
6 km (4 mi) โ† W of Charlestown
M 5.4
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:47:06
-33.351, 150.234
142 km (88 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 3.5
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
154 km (95 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
131 km (81 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
113 km (70 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
152 km (94 mi) โ†™ SW of Charlestown
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
159 km (98 mi) โ†“ S of Charlestown
M 4.2
30 km

Charlestown Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Charlestown has experiences a total of 23 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Charlestown 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Charlestown was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:40.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 5 20.83%
M 3 11 45.83%
M 4 6 25.0%
M 5 2 8.33%

Magnitude distribution for Charlestown was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:51.

To conserve energy and maximize resource utilization, we calculate historical earthquake statistics in batches. This is done sporadically when sufficient resources are available to the system. Thus, annual earthquakes count and magnitude distribution for various locations on earth, may lag behind in certain instances. Most commonly it's a matter of hours, sometimes days, or even up to a few weeks.

Common Questions

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

The last earthquake in Charlestown was 2 months ago and struck 151 km (94 mi) โ†™ SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 8.356 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Charlestown was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 6 km (4 mi) โ† W of the city, 34 years ago.

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

In 2024, Charlestown has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.31 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Charlestown is struck by an earthquake every 0.03 months.

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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.