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

Latest Earthquakes Near South Penrith, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near South Penrith, 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 39 out of 36 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-03-08 09:53:13
-33.8349, 150.427
25 km (15 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
83 km (51 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 3
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-05-02 17:48:38
-32.3551, 150.8055
158 km (98 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 4
16.05 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 05:29:42
-32.3497, 150.8136
158 km (98 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-16 04:27:39
-32.3604, 150.7501
157 km (97 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 3.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-14 21:51:47
-32.3666, 150.801
156 km (97 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 3.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-10 06:23:52
-33.449, 151.844
112 km (69 mi) โ†— NE of South Penrith
M 3.2
2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
54 km (33 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
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 South Penrith
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 South Penrith
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
60 km (37 mi) โ†˜ SE of South Penrith
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
31 km (19 mi) โ† W of South Penrith
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-21 09:51:49
-34.036, 149.16
144 km (89 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 4.2
15 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 23:19:51
-32.348, 150.867
159 km (99 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 2.8
12 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
41 km (25 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
51 km (32 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 3.1
0 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 08:25:37
-34.052, 149.239
137 km (85 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 3.3
16 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-03 22:09:14
-33.668, 149.352
124 km (77 mi) โ† W of South Penrith
M 2.3
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
16 km (10 mi) โ†— NE of South Penrith
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
75 km (47 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
85 km (52 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
102 km (63 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
100 km (62 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 3.1
6 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
66 km (41 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
28 km (17 mi) โ†’ E of South Penrith
M 2.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
46 km (28 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
67 km (41 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-06 11:03:51
-32.956, 151.228
103 km (64 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 5.3
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
115 km (71 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-11-24 08:01:17
-34.506, 149.274
154 km (95 mi) โ†™ SW of South Penrith
M 2.9
10 km
34 years ago
On 1990-02-23 12:43:16
-32.834, 150.693
104 km (64 mi) โ†– NW of South Penrith
M 3
10 km
34 years ago
On 1989-12-27 23:26:57
-32.967, 151.619
124 km (77 mi) โ†‘ N of South Penrith
M 5.4
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:47:06
-33.351, 150.234
63 km (39 mi) โ†– NW of South Penrith
M 3.5
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
64 km (39 mi) โ† W of South Penrith
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
6 km (3 mi) โ† W of South Penrith
M 3.1
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-02-20 21:43:54
-33.29, 150.542
55 km (34 mi) โ†– NW of South Penrith
M 4.1
5 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
65 km (40 mi) โ† W of South Penrith
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
57 km (35 mi) โ†˜ SE of South Penrith
M 4.2
30 km
51 years ago
On 1973-03-09 19:09:12
-34.131, 150.266
56 km (34 mi) โ†“ S of South Penrith
M 5.5
13 km

South Penrith Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's South Penrith has experiences a total of 36 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in South Penrith 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 9 23.08%
M 3 17 43.59%
M 4 8 20.51%
M 5 3 7.69%

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

The last earthquake in South Penrith was 2 months ago and struck 25 km (15 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 South Penrith, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near South Penrith was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 56 km (34 mi) โ†“ S of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, South Penrith has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.48 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that South Penrith is struck by an earthquake every 0.04 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.