Latest Earthquakes in South Australia, Australia

Latest Earthquakes in South Australia, Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near South Australia, Australia. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 15 out of 7 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
7 years ago
On 2016-11-03 16:25:13
-29.627, 137.098
95 km (59 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 4.1
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-06-09 18:07:35
-29.901, 137.627
137 km (85 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 4
9 km
10 years ago
On 2014-06-04 02:29:09
-29.867, 137.71
145 km (90 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 4.2
13 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-14 13:33:28
-28.744, 136.567
143 km (89 mi) โ†‘ N of South Australia
M 3.8
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-20 02:01:23
-29.341, 137.423
138 km (85 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 3.4
4 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-11 21:33:12
-29.239, 136.274
84 km (52 mi) โ†‘ N of South Australia
M 3.3
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-11-22 13:37:42
-29.427, 137.748
161 km (100 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 0
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-10-16 17:09:11
-30.242, 137.988
173 km (107 mi) โ†’ E of South Australia
M 0
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-09-21 09:06:08
-29.158, 137.474
154 km (95 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 0
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-08-17 04:57:08
-28.897, 135.061
165 km (102 mi) โ†– NW of South Australia
M 3.7
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-08-08 09:12:17
-28.417, 136.169
176 km (109 mi) โ†– NW of South Australia
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-01-23 17:44:50
-30.022, 138.297
201 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of South Australia
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-05 21:02:31
-30.472, 137.986
178 km (110 mi) โ†’ E of South Australia
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-05 20:49:46
-30.076, 136.867
63 km (39 mi) โ†’ E of South Australia
M 0
33 km
38 years ago
On 1985-09-08 15:45:07
-29.442, 137.201
114 km (70 mi) โ†— NE of South Australia
M 0
33 km

South Australia Earthquake Statistics

South Australia in , Australia has experienced a total of 7 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in South Australia 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for South Australia was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:17.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 4 26.67%
M 4 3 20.0%

Magnitude distribution for South Australia was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:12.

When was the last earthquake in South Australia, Australia?

The last earthquake in South Australia was 7 years ago and struck 95 km (59 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.10 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near South Australia, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near South Australia was a 4.20 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 13.0 kilometers. It struck 110 km NE of Roxby Downs, Australia or 145 km (90 mi) โ†— NE from the center of South Australia, 10 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near South Australia, Australia?

In 2024, South Australia has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that South Australia is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, South Australia has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.09 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that South Australia is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in South Australia, Australia

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.