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

Latest Earthquakes Near Sun Valley, Queensland in Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Sun Valley, 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 6 out of 5 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
7 years ago
On 2016-08-13 15:31:12
-23.8567, 152.9265
169 km (105 mi) โ†— NE of Sun Valley
M 4.6
10 km
9 years ago
On 2015-02-15 15:57:10
-25.219, 151.374
149 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of Sun Valley
M 4.9
15 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-16 15:05:56
-25.072, 151.275
133 km (82 mi) โ†˜ SE of Sun Valley
M 4.4
0 km
35 years ago
On 1988-10-29 20:52:42
-24.888, 151.602
117 km (73 mi) โ†˜ SE of Sun Valley
M 3.4
10 km
45 years ago
On 1978-11-28 18:44:52
-23.22, 152.611
156 km (96 mi) โ†— NE of Sun Valley
M 0
33 km
45 years ago
On 1978-11-28 17:33:36
-23.336, 152.553
144 km (90 mi) โ†— NE of Sun Valley
M 4.8
19 km

Sun Valley Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Sun Valley has experiences a total of 5 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Sun Valley 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 1 16.67%
M 4 4 66.67%

Magnitude distribution for Sun Valley 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 Sun Valley, Queensland, Australia?

The last earthquake in Sun Valley was 7 years ago and struck 169 km (105 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.60 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Sun Valley, Queensland, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Sun Valley was a 4.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 149 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city, 9 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Sun Valley, Queensland, Australia?

In 2024, Sun Valley has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.07 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Sun Valley 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.