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

Latest Earthquakes Near Kurnell, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Kurnell, 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 30 out of 27 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
74 km (46 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
128 km (79 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 3
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
85 km (53 mi) โ†‘ N of Kurnell
M 3.2
2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
88 km (55 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3
7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:57:39
-34.379, 150.376
86 km (53 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3.2
18 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:44:44
-34.372, 150.37
86 km (53 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
32 km (20 mi) โ†“ S of Kurnell
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
85 km (53 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
72 km (44 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
94 km (58 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 3.1
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
41 km (25 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
84 km (52 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
91 km (57 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
139 km (86 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
135 km (84 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3.1
6 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
73 km (45 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
26 km (16 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 2.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
55 km (34 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
104 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-06 11:03:51
-32.956, 151.228
117 km (72 mi) โ†‘ N of Kurnell
M 5.3
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
161 km (100 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 0
10 km
34 years ago
On 1990-02-23 12:43:16
-32.834, 150.693
139 km (86 mi) โ†– NW of Kurnell
M 3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1989-12-27 23:26:57
-32.967, 151.619
122 km (75 mi) โ†‘ N of Kurnell
M 5.4
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:47:06
-33.351, 150.234
116 km (72 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 3.5
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
118 km (73 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
60 km (37 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
100 km (62 mi) โ†– NW of Kurnell
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
119 km (74 mi) โ† W of Kurnell
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
36 km (22 mi) โ†“ S of Kurnell
M 4.2
30 km
51 years ago
On 1973-03-09 19:09:12
-34.131, 150.266
87 km (54 mi) โ†™ SW of Kurnell
M 5.5
13 km

Kurnell Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Kurnell has experiences a total of 27 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Kurnell 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 6 20.0%
M 3 14 46.67%
M 4 5 16.67%
M 5 3 10.0%

Magnitude distribution for Kurnell was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:58.

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 Kurnell, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in Kurnell was 2 months ago and struck 74 km (46 mi) โ† W 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 Kurnell, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Kurnell was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 87 km (54 mi) โ†™ SW of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, Kurnell has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.36 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Kurnell 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.