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

Latest Earthquakes Near St George, Queensland in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near St George, 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 10 out of 9 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
18 years ago
On 2006-06-15 18:01:30
-27.984, 146.996
158 km (98 mi) โ†™ SW of St George
M 3
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-12-28 20:54:52
-28.191, 147.894
75 km (46 mi) โ†™ SW of St George
M 3.6
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-30 16:56:09
-28.544, 148.576
66 km (41 mi) โ†“ S of St George
M 2.8
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-04-14 13:16:26
-28.55, 149.272
93 km (57 mi) โ†˜ SE of St George
M 3.2
0 km
21 years ago
On 2002-08-22 06:58:48
-28.435, 149.023
67 km (42 mi) โ†˜ SE of St George
M 3
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-06 20:10:11
-28.689, 148.898
87 km (54 mi) โ†˜ SE of St George
M 2.9
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-09-28 15:05:40
-27.561, 147.717
97 km (60 mi) โ† W of St George
M 4
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-09-24 04:36:53
-27.973, 148.39
21 km (13 mi) โ†™ SW of St George
M 3.9
10 km
38 years ago
On 1985-08-12 07:02:11
-28.747, 149.309
112 km (69 mi) โ†˜ SE of St George
M 4.4
33 km
39 years ago
On 1985-06-05 21:07:05
-28.54, 148.486
66 km (41 mi) โ†“ S of St George
M 0
33 km

St George Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's St George has experiences a total of 9 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in St George 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for St George was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:52.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 2 20.0%
M 3 5 50.0%
M 4 2 20.0%

Magnitude distribution for St George was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:01:06.

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 St George, Queensland, Australia?

The last earthquake in St George was 18 years ago and struck 158 km (98 mi) โ†™ SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.00 on the richter scale and a depth of 0.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near St George, Queensland, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near St George was a 4.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 33.0 kilometers. It struck 112 km (69 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city, 38 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near St George, Queensland, Australia?

In 2024, St George has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.12 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that St George 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.