Latest Earthquakes Near Curra, Queensland in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia

Latest Earthquakes Near Curra, Queensland in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Curra, Queensland 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.
(Currently displaying 10 out of 10 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
8 years ago
On 2015-12-25 18:40:07
-25.5522, 154.145
166 km (103 mi) โ†— NE of Curra
M 4.2
15.31 km
9 years ago
On 2015-02-15 15:57:10
-25.219, 151.374
153 km (95 mi) โ† W of Curra
M 4.9
15 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-25 06:06:52
-26.495, 151.432
124 km (77 mi) โ†™ SW of Curra
M 3.9
4 km
19 years ago
On 2005-03-07 16:22:36
-26.469, 151.482
118 km (73 mi) โ†™ SW of Curra
M 3.6
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-02-21 23:55:34
-26.416, 151.38
126 km (78 mi) โ†™ SW of Curra
M 3.7
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-16 15:05:56
-25.072, 151.275
171 km (106 mi) โ† W of Curra
M 4.4
0 km
35 years ago
On 1988-10-29 20:52:42
-24.888, 151.602
163 km (101 mi) โ†– NW of Curra
M 3.4
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-01-08 09:55:56
-27.257, 152.433
133 km (82 mi) โ†“ S of Curra
M 3.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-08 08:23:42
-25.211, 153.436
127 km (79 mi) โ†‘ N of Curra
M 4.9
33 km
39 years ago
On 1984-10-30 06:29:48
-26.374, 151.893
76 km (47 mi) โ†™ SW of Curra
M 3.5
33 km

Curra Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Curra has experiences a total of 10 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Curra 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Curra was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:50.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 6 60.0%
M 4 4 40.0%

Magnitude distribution for Curra was last updated at 2024-06-07 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 Curra, Queensland, Australia?

The last earthquake in Curra was 8 years ago and struck 166 km (103 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 15.31 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Curra, Queensland, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Curra was a 4.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 33.0 kilometers. It struck 127 km (79 mi) โ†‘ N of the city, 39 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Curra, Queensland, Australia?

In 2024, Curra has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.13 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Curra is struck by an earthquake every 0.01 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.


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.