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

Latest Earthquakes Near Kiama, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Kiama, 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 33 out of 30 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
100 km (62 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
123 km (76 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 3
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
164 km (101 mi) โ†‘ N of Kiama
M 3.2
2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
84 km (52 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3
7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:57:39
-34.379, 150.376
53 km (33 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 3.2
18 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:44:44
-34.372, 150.37
54 km (34 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
48 km (30 mi) โ†‘ N of Kiama
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
126 km (78 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-13 13:30:04
-34.807, 149.144
156 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 3.3
3 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
77 km (48 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-21 08:11:50
-34.811, 149.144
156 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 3.1
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-02 06:17:47
-34.799, 149.176
153 km (95 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 3.4
3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
100 km (62 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3.1
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
101 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Kiama
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
46 km (29 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
45 km (27 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-26 04:39:53
-34.773, 149.247
146 km (91 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 3
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-25 17:35:24
-34.726, 149.283
142 km (88 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
116 km (72 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
112 km (69 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 3.1
6 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
45 km (28 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
90 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Kiama
M 2.4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-25 18:50:26
-34.753, 149.115
158 km (98 mi) โ†™ SW of Kiama
M 2.3
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
57 km (35 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
94 km (58 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
152 km (95 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-11-24 08:01:17
-34.506, 149.274
145 km (90 mi) โ† W of Kiama
M 2.9
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
152 km (94 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
104 km (64 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
156 km (97 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
155 km (96 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
47 km (29 mi) โ†‘ N of Kiama
M 4.2
30 km
51 years ago
On 1973-03-09 19:09:12
-34.131, 150.266
80 km (49 mi) โ†– NW of Kiama
M 5.5
13 km

Kiama Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Kiama has experiences a total of 30 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Kiama 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Kiama was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:43.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 9 27.27%
M 3 16 48.48%
M 4 5 15.15%
M 5 1 3.03%

Magnitude distribution for Kiama was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:57.

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 Kiama, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in Kiama was 2 months ago and struck 100 km (62 mi) โ†– NW 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 Kiama, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Kiama was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 80 km (49 mi) โ†– NW of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, Kiama has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.40 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Kiama 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.