Latest Earthquakes in Tasmania, Australia

Latest Earthquakes in Tasmania, Australia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Tasmania, 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 11 out of 9 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
11 years ago
On 2013-01-12 20:21:16
-40.935, 145.814
59 km (36 mi) โ†– NW of Tasmania
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-09-08 10:29:13
-40.533, 144.885
137 km (85 mi) โ†– NW of Tasmania
M 3.8
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-25 11:26:25
-41.164, 146.863
81 km (50 mi) โ†— NE of Tasmania
M 2.2
4.3 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-18 23:31:50
-41.642, 146.026
21 km (13 mi) โ†˜ SE of Tasmania
M 4.3
10 km
21 years ago
On 2002-07-22 14:38:46
-40.901, 147.964
177 km (110 mi) โ†— NE of Tasmania
M 3.2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-06-15 21:18:41
-42.223, 147.37
144 km (89 mi) โ†’ E of Tasmania
M 4.7
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-02-07 12:48:53
-40.705, 143.991
185 km (115 mi) โ† W of Tasmania
M 3.9
10 km
26 years ago
On 1997-08-23 17:30:37
-41.595, 146.359
35 km (22 mi) โ†’ E of Tasmania
M 4
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-03-20 19:49:04
-42.528, 145.291
131 km (81 mi) โ†“ S of Tasmania
M 0
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-03-16 01:53:08
-41.378, 144.614
113 km (70 mi) โ† W of Tasmania
M 4
10 km
45 years ago
On 1979-07-11 00:05:14
-39.965, 144.57
203 km (126 mi) โ†– NW of Tasmania
M 0
33 km

Tasmania Earthquake Statistics

Tasmania in , Australia has experienced a total of 9 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Tasmania 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Tasmania was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:16.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 1 9.09%
M 3 4 36.36%
M 4 4 36.36%

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

When was the last earthquake in Tasmania, Australia?

The last earthquake in Tasmania was 11 years ago and struck 59 km (36 mi) โ†– NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Tasmania, Australia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Tasmania was a 4.70 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 46 km NNE of Bagdad, Australia or 144 km (89 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Tasmania, 22 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Tasmania, Australia?

In 2024, Tasmania 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 Tasmania is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Tasmania has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.12 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Tasmania is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Tasmania, 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.