Latest quakes in Western Australia in the past 48 hours on Thursday, August 18, 2022 - list, stats and map

Albany | Ashburton | Augusta-Margaret River Shire | Bassendean | Bayswater | Belmont | Beverley | Boddington | Boyup Brook | Bridgetown-Greenbushes | Brookton | Broome | Broomehill-Tambellup | Bruce Rock | Bunbury | Busselton | Cambridge | Capel | Carnamah | Carnarvon | ...Show all... | Yilgarn | York
Updated Aug 18, 2022 02:18 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, Western Australia had 1 quake of magnitude 3.3 and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.3 | 31 km S of Beverley, Western Australia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.3 | Indian Ocean, 95 km S of Margaret River, Western Australia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in Western Australia (updated )

Past 24 hours:2 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:13 quakes | 11 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:45 quakes | 35 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+
Past 90 days:110 quakes | 85 quakes M2+ | 24 quakes M3+
Past 365 days:500 quakes | 413 quakes M2+ | 81 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+

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Quakes in Western Australia | Worldwide

Albany | Ashburton | Augusta-Margaret River Shire | Bassendean | Bayswater | Belmont | Beverley | Boddington | Boyup Brook | Bridgetown-Greenbushes | Brookton | Broome | ...Show all... | Yilgarn | York
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (3 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 18, 2022 2:18 am (GMT +8) (Aug 17, 2022 18:18 GMT)
2.3

5 km
31 km south of Beverley, Western Australia MoreMap
Aug 18, 2022 12:57 am (GMT +8) (Aug 17, 2022 16:57 GMT)
3.3

10 km
Indian Ocean, 95 km south of Margaret River, Western Australia
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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 17, 2022 6:41 am (GMT +8) (Aug 16, 2022 22:41 GMT)
2.2

1.4 km
2.4 km west of Manmanning, Dowerin, Western Australia MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.9 x 109 joules (1.65 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.42 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Western Australia Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Western Australia?

The last earthquake in Western Australia occurred 8 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 31 km south of Beverley, Western Australia, on Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 at 2:18 am (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Western Australia in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Western Australia had 3 quakes up to magnitude 3.3.

What was the strongest quake in Western Australia in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Western Australia in the past 48 hours occurred 9 hours ago: Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 95 km south of Margaret River, Western Australia, on Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 at 12:57 am (GMT +8).

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