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

Latest Earthquakes Near West Nowra, New South Wales in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near West Nowra, 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
117 km (73 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3.5
8.36 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-20 10:58:39
-33.9502, 149.8176
125 km (78 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-22 10:24:41
-34.092, 150.249
93 km (58 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3
7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:57:39
-34.379, 150.376
59 km (36 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3.2
18 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-18 03:44:44
-34.372, 150.37
60 km (37 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 2.6
9 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 00:58:51
-34.253, 151.01
80 km (50 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 3.1
20 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-10 01:22:15
-33.58, 150.439
145 km (90 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 2.3
7 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-21 09:51:49
-34.036, 149.16
161 km (100 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 4.2
15 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-13 13:30:04
-34.807, 149.144
131 km (81 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3.3
3 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-18 15:49:34
-34.069, 150.424
92 km (57 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3
12 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-21 08:11:50
-34.811, 149.144
131 km (81 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3.1
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-02 06:17:47
-34.799, 149.176
128 km (80 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3.4
3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-31 18:13:39
-33.959, 150.178
109 km (68 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3.1
0 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 08:25:37
-34.052, 149.239
154 km (95 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3.3
16 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 03:16:08
-33.755, 150.874
128 km (79 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 2.2
2 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:24:35
-34.422, 150.435
53 km (33 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-11 10:19:19
-34.5, 150.4
46 km (28 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 4.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-26 04:39:53
-34.773, 149.247
122 km (76 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-25 17:35:24
-34.726, 149.283
120 km (74 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-29 21:16:11
-34.198, 149.709
110 km (68 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 2.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-07-27 22:50:44
-34.224, 149.751
105 km (65 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3.1
6 km
20 years ago
On 2003-06-12 06:28:57
-35.425, 149.101
147 km (91 mi) โ†™ SW of West Nowra
M 2
6 km
21 years ago
On 2003-01-14 13:43:15
-35.018, 149.004
144 km (89 mi) โ†™ SW of West Nowra
M 3.1
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-14 13:27:20
-34.356, 150.53
59 km (36 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 3.9
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-26 02:08:33
-33.864, 150.981
119 km (74 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 2.4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-25 18:50:26
-34.753, 149.115
134 km (83 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 2.3
10 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-24 13:38:56
-35.012, 148.982
146 km (91 mi) โ†™ SW of West Nowra
M 2.8
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-17 01:58:10
-34.186, 150.635
77 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 3.8
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-10 12:54:28
-34.102, 150.081
98 km (61 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-09-02 10:51:52
-33.912, 149.457
149 km (93 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-07-02 18:45:50
-34.803, 148.94
150 km (93 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 3
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-11-24 08:01:17
-34.506, 149.274
126 km (78 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 2.9
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 15:04:57
-33.436, 150.131
166 km (103 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 4.4
40.3 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-24 14:53:23
-33.752, 150.632
126 km (78 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 3.1
33 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-13 08:01:21
-33.405, 150.14
169 km (105 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 4
5 km
42 years ago
On 1981-11-15 16:58:11
-34.252, 150.93
77 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of West Nowra
M 4.2
30 km
46 years ago
On 1977-07-04 20:05:20
-34.634, 148.85
160 km (99 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 4.2
20 km
46 years ago
On 1977-06-30 12:48:21
-34.618, 148.911
155 km (96 mi) โ† W of West Nowra
M 4.2
20 km
51 years ago
On 1973-03-09 19:09:12
-34.131, 150.266
88 km (55 mi) โ†– NW of West Nowra
M 5.5
13 km

West Nowra Earthquake Statistics

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

Earthquakes per Year in West Nowra 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for West Nowra was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:47.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 11 28.21%
M 3 18 46.15%
M 4 7 17.95%
M 5 1 2.56%

Magnitude distribution for West Nowra was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:01:08.

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 West Nowra, New South Wales, Australia?

The last earthquake in West Nowra was 2 months ago and struck 117 km (73 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 West Nowra, New South Wales, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near West Nowra was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 88 km (55 mi) โ†– NW of the city, 51 years ago.

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

In 2024, West Nowra 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 West Nowra 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.