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

Latest Earthquakes Near Lake Macdonald, Queensland in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Lake Macdonald, 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.
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(Currently displaying 12 out of 12 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
8 years ago
On 2015-12-25 18:40:07
-25.5522, 154.145
152 km (94 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 4.2
15.31 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-22 20:45:15
-25.4034, 154.203
167 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 4.2
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-08-14 01:06:55
-25.4498, 154.3241
173 km (107 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 4.3
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-08-01 04:46:24
-25.4093, 154.1987
166 km (103 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 5.2
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-08-01 03:38:44
-25.343, 154.3348
181 km (113 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 5.4
9 km
8 years ago
On 2015-07-29 23:41:40
-25.3727, 154.2281
171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Lake Macdonald
M 5.5
9 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-25 06:06:52
-26.495, 151.432
149 km (93 mi) โ†™ SW of Lake Macdonald
M 3.9
4 km
19 years ago
On 2005-03-07 16:22:36
-26.469, 151.482
144 km (89 mi) โ†™ SW of Lake Macdonald
M 3.6
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-02-21 23:55:34
-26.416, 151.38
154 km (96 mi) โ†™ SW of Lake Macdonald
M 3.7
0 km
38 years ago
On 1986-01-08 09:55:56
-27.257, 152.433
108 km (67 mi) โ†“ S of Lake Macdonald
M 3.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-02-08 08:23:42
-25.211, 153.436
139 km (86 mi) โ†‘ N of Lake Macdonald
M 4.9
33 km
39 years ago
On 1984-10-30 06:29:48
-26.374, 151.893
103 km (64 mi) โ† W of Lake Macdonald
M 3.5
33 km

Lake Macdonald Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Lake Macdonald has experiences a total of 12 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Lake Macdonald 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Lake Macdonald was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:51.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 5 41.67%
M 4 4 33.33%
M 5 3 25.0%

Magnitude distribution for Lake Macdonald was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:01:02.

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 Lake Macdonald, Queensland, Australia?

The last earthquake in Lake Macdonald was 8 years ago and struck 152 km (94 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 Lake Macdonald, Queensland, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Lake Macdonald was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 9.0 kilometers. It struck 171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of the city, 8 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lake Macdonald, Queensland, Australia?

In 2024, Lake Macdonald has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.16 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Lake Macdonald 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.

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.