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

Latest Earthquakes Near Merewether, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Merewether, 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
157 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 3.5
8.36 km
4 years ago
On 2020-05-02 17:48:38
-32.3551, 150.8055
109 km (68 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 4
16.05 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 05:29:42
-32.3497, 150.8136
109 km (68 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 04:27:39
-32.3604, 150.7501
113 km (70 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 3.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-14 21:51:47
-32.3666, 150.801
109 km (67 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 3.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-19 08:55:50
-32.3091, 153.1619
150 km (93 mi) โ†— NE of Merewether
M 3.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
56 km (35 mi) โ†˜ SE of Merewether
M 3.2
2 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-11 16:25:07
-32.622, 152.252
59 km (37 mi) โ†— NE of Merewether
M 3.3
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
160 km (99 mi) โ†“ S of Merewether
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
140 km (87 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 23:19:51
-32.348, 150.867
105 km (65 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 2.8
12 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-15 21:38:40
-32.314, 151.973
73 km (45 mi) โ†‘ N of Merewether
M 2.8
12 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
120 km (75 mi) โ†“ S of Merewether
M 2.2
2 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
124 km (77 mi) โ†“ S of Merewether
M 2.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
171 km (106 mi) โ†“ S of Merewether
M 3.8
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-06 11:03:51
-32.956, 151.228
48 km (29 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 5.3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1990-02-23 12:43:16
-32.834, 150.693
98 km (61 mi) โ† W of Merewether
M 3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1989-12-27 23:26:57
-32.967, 151.619
11 km (7 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 5.4
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:47:06
-33.351, 150.234
147 km (91 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 3.5
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
159 km (99 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
136 km (84 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
118 km (73 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
157 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Merewether
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
163 km (101 mi) โ†“ S of Merewether
M 4.2
30 km

Merewether Earthquake Statistics

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

Earthquakes per Year in Merewether 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Merewether was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:44.

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 Merewether was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:59.

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 Merewether, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in Merewether was 2 months ago and struck 157 km (97 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 Merewether, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Merewether was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 11 km (7 mi) โ†™ SW of the city, 34 years ago.

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

In 2024, Merewether 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 Merewether 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.