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

Latest Earthquakes Near Lawson, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Lawson, 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 50 out of 48 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
12 km (7 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
62 km (38 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 3
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-05-02 17:48:38
-32.3551, 150.8055
155 km (96 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 4
16.05 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 05:29:42
-32.3497, 150.8136
156 km (97 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 04:27:39
-32.3604, 150.7501
154 km (95 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 3.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-14 21:51:47
-32.3666, 150.801
154 km (95 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 3.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-13 16:31:06
-33.5328, 148.9562
138 km (85 mi) โ† W of Lawson
M 4.2
14.53 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
134 km (83 mi) โ†— NE of Lawson
M 3.2
2 km
11 years ago
On 2012-06-22 09:16:04
-34.229, 148.713
168 km (104 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 3.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
44 km (27 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3
7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:57:39
-34.379, 150.376
73 km (45 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3.2
18 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:44:44
-34.372, 150.37
72 km (45 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
79 km (49 mi) โ†˜ SE of Lawson
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
15 km (9 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-21 09:51:49
-34.036, 149.16
122 km (76 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 4.2
15 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 23:19:51
-32.348, 150.867
157 km (98 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 2.8
12 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-30 12:34:49
-34.021, 148.744
159 km (98 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.7
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
38 km (24 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-02 06:17:47
-34.799, 149.176
166 km (103 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3.4
3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
35 km (21 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3.1
0 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 08:25:37
-34.052, 149.239
115 km (72 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 3.3
16 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-16 04:29:58
-34.272, 148.717
169 km (105 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.3
12 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-03 22:09:14
-33.668, 149.352
99 km (62 mi) โ† W of Lawson
M 2.3
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
41 km (25 mi) โ†’ E of Lawson
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
77 km (48 mi) โ†˜ SE of Lawson
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
86 km (53 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-26 04:39:53
-34.773, 149.247
159 km (99 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 3
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-25 17:35:24
-34.726, 149.283
153 km (95 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
85 km (52 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
83 km (52 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 3.1
6 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-15 14:14:19
-34.036, 148.87
148 km (92 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.8
0 km
21 years ago
On 2002-08-10 12:08:30
-33.84, 148.716
158 km (98 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.7
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
71 km (44 mi) โ†˜ SE of Lawson
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
53 km (33 mi) โ†’ E of Lawson
M 2.4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-25 18:50:26
-34.753, 149.115
166 km (103 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.3
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
55 km (34 mi) โ†˜ SE of Lawson
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
53 km (33 mi) โ†“ S of Lawson
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-06 11:03:51
-32.956, 151.228
112 km (70 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 5.3
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
92 km (57 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-11-24 08:01:17
-34.506, 149.274
137 km (85 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 2.9
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-05-20 13:36:54
-34.042, 148.737
160 km (99 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 3.4
10 km
34 years ago
On 1990-02-23 12:43:16
-32.834, 150.693
101 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1989-12-27 23:26:57
-32.967, 151.619
138 km (86 mi) โ†— NE of Lawson
M 5.4
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:47:06
-33.351, 150.234
44 km (27 mi) โ†– NW of Lawson
M 3.5
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
42 km (26 mi) โ†– NW of Lawson
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
19 km (11 mi) โ†’ E of Lawson
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
49 km (30 mi) โ†‘ N of Lawson
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
44 km (27 mi) โ†– NW of Lawson
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
74 km (46 mi) โ†˜ SE of Lawson
M 4.2
30 km
46 years ago
On 1977-06-30 12:48:21
-34.618, 148.911
171 km (106 mi) โ†™ SW of Lawson
M 4.2
20 km

Lawson Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Lawson has experiences a total of 48 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Lawson 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 15 29.41%
M 3 21 41.18%
M 4 10 19.61%
M 5 3 5.88%

Magnitude distribution for Lawson 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 Lawson, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in Lawson was 2 months ago and struck 12 km (7 mi) โ†“ S 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 Lawson, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Lawson was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 48 km (29 mi) โ†“ S of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, Lawson has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.64 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Lawson is struck by an earthquake every 0.05 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.