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

Latest Earthquakes Near Shoalhaven Heads, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Shoalhaven Heads, 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 34 out of 31 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
116 km (72 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
131 km (81 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
95 km (59 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3
7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:57:39
-34.379, 150.376
62 km (38 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.2
18 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:44:44
-34.372, 150.37
63 km (39 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
70 km (43 mi) โ†‘ N of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
144 km (89 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-21 09:51:49
-34.036, 149.16
171 km (106 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 4.2
15 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-13 13:30:04
-34.807, 149.144
146 km (90 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.3
3 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
91 km (57 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-21 08:11:50
-34.811, 149.144
146 km (90 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.1
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-02 06:17:47
-34.799, 149.176
143 km (89 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.4
3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
111 km (69 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.1
0 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 08:25:37
-34.052, 149.239
164 km (102 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.3
16 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
122 km (76 mi) โ†‘ N of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
55 km (34 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
50 km (31 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-26 04:39:53
-34.773, 149.247
137 km (85 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-25 17:35:24
-34.726, 149.283
134 km (83 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
119 km (74 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
114 km (71 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.1
6 km
20 years ago
On 2003-06-12 06:28:57
-35.425, 149.101
162 km (101 mi) โ†™ SW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2
6 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
58 km (36 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
111 km (69 mi) โ†‘ N of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-25 18:50:26
-34.753, 149.115
149 km (92 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.3
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
74 km (46 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
103 km (64 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
157 km (97 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-11-24 08:01:17
-34.506, 149.274
139 km (86 mi) โ† W of Shoalhaven Heads
M 2.9
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
167 km (103 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
122 km (76 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 3.1
33 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
170 km (105 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
68 km (42 mi) โ†‘ N of Shoalhaven Heads
M 4.2
30 km
51 years ago
On 1973-03-09 19:09:12
-34.131, 150.266
91 km (56 mi) โ†– NW of Shoalhaven Heads
M 5.5
13 km

Shoalhaven Heads Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Shoalhaven Heads has experiences a total of 31 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Shoalhaven Heads 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Shoalhaven Heads was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:46.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 10 29.41%
M 3 16 47.06%
M 4 5 14.71%
M 5 1 2.94%

Magnitude distribution for Shoalhaven Heads was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:01:04.

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 Shoalhaven Heads, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in Shoalhaven Heads was 2 months ago and struck 116 km (72 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 Shoalhaven Heads, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Shoalhaven Heads was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 91 km (56 mi) โ†– NW of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, Shoalhaven Heads has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.41 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Shoalhaven Heads 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.