Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation (PayPal).

Online cc payment
Thank you!
Random pictures

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Western Australia on Sunday, 16 September 2018

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Western Australia on Sunday, 16 September 2018
Date & time: Sunday, 16 September 2018 04:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.38°S / 116.82°E (Australia)
Nearest volcano: Newer Volcanics Province (2332 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 16 Sep 2018
Sun, 16 Sep 04:56 UTCM 5.4 / 2 kmWESTERN AUSTRALIAEMSC
Sun, 16 Sep 04:56 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km- 58km SSW of Kojonup, AustraliaUSGS
Sun, 16 Sep 04:56 UTCM 5.7 / 3.6 kmN of Walpole, WAGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Pingrup / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(120.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted long enough for us all to go out side
Manjimup (24.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany (120.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Port Kennedy / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was sitting in a chair in the garage chair started to vibrate and move a little walk out the door little ripples across the top of our pool
Albany Western Australia (146.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Strong shaking and a thunder like noise from the ground
(120.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bunbury / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was watching a movie in bed when suddenly my bed started shaking, then my TV. I didn't know what was happening.
Corrigin / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought I was having a turn. Googled at 1:00 PM to see if an earthquake had been reported. Must have been too quick as no reports.
Kelmscott (262.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Standing in kitchen doing dishes and i knew exactly what it was.I was also in Bali on 5th August and experienced 7.0 magnitude earthquake.This wasnt as bad but still very unsettling (via app)
Cannington / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Denmark (112.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Heard quake before I realised it was. Thought it was my washing machine on noisy spin cycle then I noticed my patio Pergola shaking went for approx 30 seconds
Spencer Park, Albany WA 6330 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Heard a loud rumbling like a very large truck and then the house started to shake. Grabbed the car keys and went outside and could still feel it and hear it. Lasted I think 25-30 seconds. I live on the side of a small hill in a raised house.
denmark, wa (81.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): furniture vibrated, windows shook, fence outside shook, kids came running out of house screaming
huntingdale / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kordabup / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was outside gardening, the large farm Shed was rattling, pond was rippling & could feel the earth shake underneath me. Lasted 10-20 seconds
Little Grove, Albany Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Happened during our Sunday lunch. Started with a distant rumble which reached a crescendo about 8 seconds later. The whole house shook and the dishes and light fixtures rattled. Then just as suddenly, it was all quiet....
Balingup / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(159.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Australind (159.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed rocked as I was watching a movie. Door swung subtly side to side for 40 seconds.
Piara Waters / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking): Had probably at least 30 seconds of house shaking i could feel the ground moving. It scared my partner and daughter. We went outside and waited awhile before returning into the house.
Australind (159.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light shaking inside, water in 4ft fish tank was rocking side to side. Quite surprising!
6330 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking): Doors wobbling and movement on 2nd floor of building
DENMARK / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
81 Wallaroo drive chittering / not felt
Falcon / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt bed move
Denmark / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
South Bunbury 6230 (0.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): At first it was a slight wobble, I thought was myself having a dizzy spell. But the monitor wobbled and the liquids on the table, coffee and a bottle of water.
Elleker WA (109.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): furthering of structural damage to house left after bridge construction
Denmark / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Busselton 6280 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Very short burst of wobbling and rattling
(95.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Collie / MMI IV (Light shaking): House shook very lightly, monitors on my computer desk wobbled. I was shaken in my computer chair slightly.
Maylands (284.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Albany Western Australia / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Busselton / MMI IV (Light shaking)
THORNLIE / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chidlow (285.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We live in a old asbestos farm house on stumps in the north east of perth. The whole house shook for 10 seconds. I could not believe it.
6330 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cuthbert, west Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Indoors, Rolling motion, lamp stand wobbling, very noticable, lasted approx. 20 seconds, No associated noises,
Picton East, Western Australia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was laying on the ground and felt a “bump” as if the ground jumped. Maybe a second in duration.
(236.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Baldivis WA 6171 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Dishes fell from drying rack and windows ratled
(219.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Our bench chair rocked side to side. It was cool (via app)
Cygnet Interactive, Perth. (289.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): DeJa Vu, as I just got back from Bali where I faced 25 earthquakes in a single day, including a M7.0. House shook, items vibrated on shelves. Lasted almost a full minute. (via app)
Baldivis 6171 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Dishes fell of drying rack and windows rattle floor shacky
Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It felt like a large truck drove over our tin roof
Withers / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kentdale (67 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kewdale, WA 6105 / not felt
(80.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark WA. Suburb: Ocean Beach (82.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard a rumbling noise and felt a shaking in the ground for a few seconds. Maybe 5-10.
Yakamia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(83.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mills Lake / MMI IV (Light shaking): Kitchen table rocking and other items rattling
Dardanup (146.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Nyabing south (99.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(150.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Desk rocking, curtains moving, floor boards moving tv and computer screen moving.
Albany west australia (115.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Buildings and fixtures rattled and you could hear it coming and disappear in the distance
Mount Barker WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Willyung WA 6330 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shook for about 10 seconds. Dog howled just beforehand.
(275.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Mt shadforth Denmark wa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Was working outside felt my shed shake slightly
Yakamia Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Doors shaking and table moving and ground moving
Willetton / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Two slight shakes about 10 mins apart
Murdoch, Perth (272.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): In the State Rehab Center at Fiona Stanley Hospital, my hospital bed shook and my friend in a wheelchair had the wheelchair move back and forth
Albany WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Boyup Brook. (72.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ocean Beach, Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rumble and shaking lasted almost a minute. Could feel the paving bricks moving under my feet.
Quinninup Wester Australia 6258 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I heard a noise that sounded like a truck then the back of the house started shaking. The noise sound like it was coming closer and closer and the house shuddered then it was over.
Ocean, / MMI IV (Light shaking): Ocean Beach, Ocean Beach,Western Australia
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking): Loud booming rumbling sound. Slight shaking
Singleton 6175 / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sat on the settee and felt like someone had pushed me sideways
Albany Western Australia (124.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Double story, double brick house, upstairs was shaking quite strong. Tin roof was also shaking.
Kingston Australind / MMI IV (Light shaking): Slight shaking
Barragup WA / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Little Grove, ALBANY / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Have felt tiny tremors before, this was far more substantial. Bit scary that it was the 3rd in a week....do we prepare for a big one?!
south yunderup / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
75 Lapko Road, Denmark WA 6333 (77.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I mainly heard the earthquake as a muffled rumbling, and then I notice that closed doors in the house were rattling in their jams quite stronly. I did not really feel the earth shaking.
perth city / MMI IV (Light shaking): am on the 23rd floor of a building and felt 2 tremors and the lights (suspended on chains) swayed a lot
Hay, Denmark Wa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Water in fish tank slopping about, large 4ft long tank. Artwork on walls swaying, windows and glass sliding doors rattling loudly, lounge chair moving ( watching TV ) dogs upset, lasted about 20-30 seconds
Albany WA (121.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Perth, Gosnells / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting in a recreation centre on the mezzanine level. Felt a gentle sway of the floor
Perth City (284.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): lights in building were swinging on Level 23
Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking): Chair was swaying for about 15 seconds. Very scary.
(286.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): the building shook wave like feeling.
6148 Shelley Perth (275.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I had stopped to have a glass of water and a quick sit down when the house swayed. The lights swung a little and the water in my glass moved slightly.
Ellenbrook / not felt
Glen Forrest / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Noticed very light back and forth shaking of the whole house, which is wood frame on stumps.
Vasse / MMI III (Weak shaking): Dog was growling and windows seemed to rattle. Thought it was wind but dog wouldn't settle
(121.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Huntingdale, Western Australia / MMI III (Weak shaking): Shaking of chairs, in which we were sitting. Duration - 5 seconds or so.
Mt Barker / MMI IV (Light shaking): The floor and chairs were all shaking and it could be heard quite loudly.
albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mount barker / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Yalyalup / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Three second minor shake
Singleton 6175 (232.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt 1 strange lateral movement, like going over a hump bridge in a care but sideways. Noticed free standing lamps & curtains slightly swaying afterwards too.
Mira Mar Albany (121.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Short shaking and rumble, ten seconds later stronger shaking and rumble for 15 seconds.
Kendenup (72 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Little Grove (123 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Frankland river wa / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was like a train went right past my door very loud lots shaking
(267.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt some mild vibration / shaking of the bed while reading and could see the movement of the TV also. The whole event would have only lasted about 30 seconds.
Ocean Beach / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The second one in the past few weeks, stronger and lasting longer. Started with rumble then shaking, then rumble reducing. I grabbed my dog and exited the house. Possibly 60-90 seconds. Was concerned it would get stronger.
Orana 6330 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(179.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard a rumble as of a strong wind gust, then noticeable shaking. Not strong enough to move pictures but enough to rattle things. Lasted about 10-15 secs and was at 12.57.
Rocky Gully / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mira mar Albany / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Manjimup / MMI III (Weak shaking)
135 Doaks Rd Yanmah 6258 (76.8 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking felt light fittings and furniture vibrating went outdoors and heard what sounded like rolling thunder.
Peace Street, Denmark WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark, Shadforth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(113.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Warrenup / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Shadforth (76.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): heard a loud rumble followed by the whole house shaking
Bayonet Head Albany WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Went for about 20 seconds in Albany. Strong enough to make me run outside.
(221.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Huntingdale Wa / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting at my desk when felt moderate shaking I am in Huntingdale WA
Denmark / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(74.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Kendenup Western Australia
Albany WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Albany W.A. / MMI IV (Light shaking): Living in Albany Western Australia, knew immediately that it was a tremor
MANJIMUP / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Busselton (156.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting at dining table, feeling of dizziness/ vertigo, then noticed table was moving back and forth, windows rattled, dogs were barking, my son commented that the couch was swaying
Denmark WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Whole house shook like a jelly cup. The windows rattled and our bed was shaking also.
Albany mckail / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt it laying on the couch leg shook
Walpole (68.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark wa (83 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted about 20 seconds
Albany WA (91.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought it was woodchip train realised it was an earthquake
Dunsborough / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(107.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Albany WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(121.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Spencer Park / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Katanning 6317 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Porongurup (107.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mount Barker WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Albany foreshore / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(286.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
52 B Casuarina Drive, Halls Head, WA, 6210 (228.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Collie WA (130.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Goode beach, WA, 6330 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
South Yunderup / MMI III (Weak shaking): It felt like somebody was bumping into the back of the couch on which I was sitting.
(129.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Only just able to feel movement. (via app)
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking): Could see walls flexing lamp was moving widows were rattling sounded like a truck was going through the house.
Carmel WA / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt the floor vibrate for about 7 - 10 seconds
(67.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wine bottles shook to the end of shelves and nearly fell off, windows and doors shook, and chairs shook.
Cundinup-Dudinyillup Road / MMI III (Weak shaking): The whole house was shaking while I was sitting on the couch, the couch was shaking. I put my hands on the floor and my first thought was earthquake
(272.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Dunsborough, Western Australia (179.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Chair started to shake. Only lasted say 20 seconds
(156.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mount barker WA / MMI III (Weak shaking): I thought it was a truck going by lol
Northcliffe (66.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light vibrations felt lasting approximately 10-20 seconds
(90 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mckail (115.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(154.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Frankland river wa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(354.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Collie / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard the rumble and my house was swaying from back to front. A few ornaments were wobbling. Lasted a while
KEALY / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(185.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Perth / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mandurah (222.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt like sombody sat diwn on the couch with me just a couple bumps
Tenterden 6322 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was standing on a slab verandah and felt vertigo during the event
Yalyalup in Busselton / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Benger (140.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kendenup / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bunbury (279.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Get like someone was shaking my seat
South Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
collie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pingelly / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Wagin (127.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
scotsdale denmark wa / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it and socks the others!!
albany / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Southern river (267 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kalgan (142.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Millbridge (155.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Watched my bed and light rock!
Denmark / MMI III (Weak shaking): 12.50 pm heard it before feeling it tree,s vibrating causing noise as well as buildings
BALDIVIS / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Preston Beach WA at home / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting on the couch the couch shook slightly and so did I. My wife sitting in a chair felt the same. Nothing else to report.
east perth (284.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(213.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mandurah / MMI II (Very weak shaking): My chair moved very slightly and clothes on airer started moving
(148.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany wa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was sleeping but feel the bed moving. Lasted for about 20-30 seconds
Gosnells / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany 6330 (119.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): felt floor of house shaking, noticed all items in house shaking. Glasses & items rattling & shaking. furniture shaking. windows rattling. felt entire house shaking and went outside to see neighbours glass balustrading shaking also.
(80.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Butterflies in body!! Windows flexing. House shaking! 30 seconds. Like a V8 car going past at high revs. First time ever! Bigger than last weekend off Walpole, I'd say.
Margaret River / not felt: My old Kitchenette has glass doors and they were shaking it was really weird as nothing else was moving.
Bunbury / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Little Grove / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Perth, Willetton / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Albany WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(155.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Albany wa (127.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Walls and windows shook for about 10-15 seconds
Mount barker / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
albany wa (121.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Australind / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was laying in bed and my bed started shaking wasn't bad but I just thought I was crazy until I saw this report.
Eaton, western Australia (155.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): The table and chair I was on seamed to sway gently Axwell as the floor
Augusta (152.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mount barker / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Coolup (202.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(59.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lake grace / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Eaton WA 6232 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt light headed and body trembling
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Spence Park, Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Emu Point, Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Eaton 6232 / MMI IV (Light shaking): House shook and both my animals got a fright.
(120.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Dalyellup (155 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt it vagly (via app)
Bunbury / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting in hospital, iv bags and lines were swaying a lot. Went for a good minute or two.
OCEAN BEACH / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Felt 1 very strong shake , followed by 2 smaller ones.
Milpara / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sound like heavy vehicle driving past. Inside furniture shook and house shook
(268.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
6220 Myalup Western Australia / MMI III (Weak shaking): Abt 40-50 seconds. Shook chairs. Hanging cups swinging
West Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manjimup (63.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Cool
Redmond West (92.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting on lounge!
Cannington (275.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bayonet Head (121.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Eaton / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Busselton, West. Aust. / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(161.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting in lounge and it started shaking. Then another smaller shake about 10 seconds later.
Northcliffe Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): In Northcliffe loud rumblling Windows rattled. Windows flexed for about a minute
(157.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Collie / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Denmark WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bayonet Head Albany (121.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Saw windows rattling as if a strong wind was pushing on them. Then heard loud rumbling and felt the floor moving it kept on for a while and when the floor stopped moving we still saw the windows rattling for some time afterwards.
34 picton (156.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Everything in my house was moving
Witchcliffe / not felt
Kendenup (75.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was vibrating under me and window and glass mirrors rattled.
Eaton WA / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bridgetown (79 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows shaking, glassware rattling. Dog went mad. (via app)
Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(288.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We felt about 3-4 seconds of tremor about 12:55 today
Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ocean Beach (81.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(119.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Glenoran, Manjimup / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark, Near Hospital (80.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Cats alarmed; light shaking. Chair rattled against windows. House vibrations continued after main shaking for nearly a minute. Cars outside slowed down and must have felt shaking. Thought it was large truck about to back up into my balcony by mistake until I realised it was whole house. No known damage.
albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Perth / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
King river, albany / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was making lunch, heard like a very heavy truck headed toward house. Looked around and then house started vibrating under foot
Yallingup / MMI IV (Light shaking): House rattled dog took off
Margaret River (166.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
SOUTH YUNDERUP / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Small shake
Quindalup, WA / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Lasted just a couple of seconds - on a mezzanine floor area at the time.
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mt Barker WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Warrenup Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Warnbro western australia (244.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Whole hpuse shook. Car almarms going off
(272.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Heard slight noise of building shifting, felt the ground move for a few seconds
(118.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Standing shaking doors and window rattles house on stumps
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking): Noticed sitting on patio in bayonet head, Albany.
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking): Chair shook and rumbling similar to distant thunder
Little Grove, Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Glen Forrest Perth Western Australia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Laying in bed and felt the bed shaking for a short period.
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Newdegate / MMI IV (Light shaking): fely here my chair was moving
Mudijong / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nornalup (68.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): rumble,then house shaking(with bigger rumble)reasonably strong shake (via app)
Perth waikiki (249.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Perth / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Dalyellup (149.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gnowangerup / MMI III (Weak shaking)
William bay, WA / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was at shed. Large sliding shed door rattling strongly. Husband inside walls and windows rattling
(119 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Australind WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kojonup / MMI IV (Light shaking): windows rattled, slight vibration underfoot, hanging utensils rattled, sounded like a heavy animal blundering around and banging into house (fibro) walls.
Dunsborough, Western Australia (154.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Pingelly / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(117 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Initially in the build up thought it was wind until the table started shaking. Only lasted about 20 seconds then stopped. Neighbour's dog took off though!
(249.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Quinninup (7.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(86.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(114 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lake Clifton (202.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Katanning / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Port kennedy / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting on coach and felt house shake.
South yunderup (221.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Miramar (121.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Started as weak shaking for 5 or so seconds then became moderate shaking for another 5 seconds and then vibrations gradually diminished over another twenty seconds or so.
Dunsborough / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it in Dunsborough at 12.57pm it felt like I was on a wave.
quinninup / MMI III (Weak shaking): Perhaps a little less than 2 minutes' tremor and low rumble: enough to rattle ornaments on the mantle-piece.
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
CAREY PARK (150.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bayonet Head (122 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bunbury (159.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Erskine (116.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
North Walpole / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted quite a few seconds. Friends felt it in Albany and Gosnells.
Mount Melville / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows rattled
Moodiarrup (84.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Baldivis / MMI IV (Light shaking)
LESCHENAULT / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bayonet head Albany inside house watching tv (121.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
YOUNGS SIDING WA6330 (105.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bunbury / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany. (122.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany (115.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Harrisdale Perth WA / MMI III (Weak shaking): Just felt my bed swaying and the light on the ceiling swaying from side to side. Harrisdale Perth. About 1pm.
6327 Redmond West Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dunsborough WA 6281 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shook my house. Which is a Queenslander style on stilts
Denmark / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Shoalwater, Western Australia / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the earth shake and my television shook. This went for a few seconds.
(101.9 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(120.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Baldivis / MMI IV (Light shaking): Tv swaying. Lights swaying and pool water side to side sway
Pingrup / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Swan View (287.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(120.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bramley (163.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pinjarra w.a / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting on a chair and the chair began to rock and the ground under my feet was moving. It felt like someone was pulling me around in my chair
Albany (121.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Scotsdale / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kalgan River, Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Perth (283.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dunsborough / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Denmark / MMI III (Weak shaking): Wasn't sure what it was at first.
Denmark 6333 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Peaceful Bay Strong shaking / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted for about 1 minute
Madora Bay / not felt
(215.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Albany (116.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Around 8 seconds of light-moderate shaking in Albany. Pictures rattling on walls.
Bunbury (160.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting at Koombana Bay, Bunbury and felt the land swaying as if on a boat.
Como 6152 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Baldivis Western Australia 6171 (245.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mt Barker / MMI IV (Light shaking): The floor and chairs were all shaking and it could be heard quite loudly.
Kentdale / MMI IV (Light shaking)
65 Old Coast Road, Australind, Western Australia / MMI III (Weak shaking): It wasn't shaking, rather just a movement - approximately 1.05-1.10pm, sitting on a chair and it moved backward and then forward again. Friend also had the same experience in Dardanup. The kitchen rack upstairs was swaying after the event
Albany / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
DUNSBOROUGH (180.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Baldivis / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Thornlie (270 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sawyers Valley, WA (277.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Corrigin / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
australind / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany, WA / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Clifton park (157.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lakelands (230.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Clackline / MMI IV (Light shaking)
48 parade st, albany, western australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Continued for about 30 seconds. Obviuos while sitting on first floor. Windows and neighbours windows flexed.
8 Falcons Street Narrogin / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted around 10-15 seconds
(158.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting at table reading. 1 sideways jolt left then back to the right. Water in water bottle took approx 45 seconds to stop moving.
(83.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard the roar. Widows rattled felt a swaying movement.
Walpole Western australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rumbling then shaking cats ran very distressed lasted just a few seconds
perth (283.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(122.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Albany 6330 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mount barker hill / MMI IV (Light shaking): At first it was strong wind gusting but chair was shaking and house making funny noises. Stood up and could feel vibrations/ shaking under my feet. Went outside and house was creaking( new house - steel frame)
Halls Head / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Busselton, Western Australia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Busselton Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Large tv noticeably wobbling and large rocker recliner chair I was sitting in was also wobbling .... lasted for about a minute or so....
Waroona / not felt
Australind WA 6233 (161.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Only weak shaking and a little creaking noise
Collie Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
marbelup / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Middleton beach, Albany (122.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was asleep, awoke by shaking and things falling to the ground from shelves. Lasted 10 seconds or so.
Albany / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Donnybrook (120.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sofa shook side to side for few seconds (via app)
(300.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Halls Head / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just came inside and sat down. Felt it jolt in a westerly motion. Glass wear rattled and furniture for only a second
Northcliffe / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(114.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rimfire road. Baldivis / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bridgetown (77.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(80.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Wickepin / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(161.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Denmark WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dwellingup (197 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Window glass damaged, solid concrete floor shook
Kendenup WA 6323 / MMI IV (Light shaking): House shaking, along with cupboards etc. not severe rather like heavy machinery or a road roller with vibration on.
(123.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Albany western Australia
North Walpole (56.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Indoors. Whole of house shaking, objects rattling. Bit of a 'rumbling' noise. Thought it was a strong wind for a moment
Bunbury, WA / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Was reading a book in my room and felt the couch gently rocking and noticed the door gently swaying for roughly 4 secs.
Albany / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany western Australia (116.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): We heard rumbling like a truck passing by, windows doors and chairs shook. Lasted about 45_60 seconds
Perth Harrisdale / MMI IV (Light shaking): The couch I was sitting on was moved by two jolts. I thought someone was shaking it behind me
Mount Barker Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it
Collie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Stratton / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(119.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Milpara, Albany 6330 (121.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was standing in the kitchen and the whole house shook for less than a minute. My partner and stepson were laying on the bed and they didn't feel it. My stepdaughter was laying on her bed and she felt it. The dog started whinging.
Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(0.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denmark / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
McKail, Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(267 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(158.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Harbour Town Perth city centre / MMI III (Weak shaking): Stationary car wobbling
Albany 6330 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Room shook
Ellenbrook (301.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kalamunda / MMI III (Weak shaking): Odd sensation of motion, moving hanging cords/curtains. House creaking
Wattle Grove (275.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Boyup Brook Western Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Capel River / MMI III (Weak shaking): Seated in lounge chair and felt vibration and movement through chair. Clothes drying rack shook indoors
Riverton / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Manjimup western australia (63.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woken from sleep by it. Small fibro cottage shook. Bed shook, shelving and ornaments shook.
Albany (121.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Two separate episodes, each 10 sec duration, about 10 seconds apart.
Denmark WA town / MMI IV (Light shaking)
YALLINGUP (182 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manjimup WA / MMI IV (Light shaking): I had a sense of something happening around me in my house. A barely audible rumble accompanied by glassware in cupboard rattling, which left me a bit spooked.
ALBANY / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Victoria Park / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Denmark, WA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(68.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
mosman park / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting on my chair at home level 1 felt shaking for 10-20 seconds
Albany (112.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking similar to washing machine motion in wood framed house
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parkerville western australia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
West Broome hill (116.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt a rumble like a train going past really close by.
Perth / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mount Barker Wa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Success / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East bunbury / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mount Barker Wa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Boyup Brook. WA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House shaking Felt indoors and out
Perth (285.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Little grove / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House swaying here in Little grove. Windows all rattling loudly and wind had stopped.
Denmark / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Robinson (119.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Lesmurdie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(121.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(77.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(161.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Augusta-Margaret River Shire (Australia) (148 km W from epicenter)(no details): my house is on stumps, so I suspect was less affected than a building built on a cement pad. I only noticed a couple of items swaying a small amount. my fist thought was wind, but have never felt that reaction before , so though a small tremor (via EMSC)
Port Hedland (Australia) (1562 km N from epicenter)(no details): I went to bed around 3am sunday morning 16-9-18, fell asleep and some time later, I was laying in the bed and thought I could hear drilling from a rig happening...underground. I listened, immediately thought the above but then considered it possibly to be an earthquake,it ran for about 20 mins, but I cant be sure exactly what time, im thinking around the 4,5 or 6am it hadn't started to get light yet. I went back to sleep and and didn't think much about it until this afternoon a family member mentioned an earthquake in Perth, so I went looking to see if there was, this is my story. (via EMSC)
Clarkson (Australia) (315 km NW from epicenter)(no details): People felt 10km from me...I felt nothing....spewin. (via EMSC)
Armadale (Australia) (255 km NW from epicenter)(no details): sitting in caravan shook the whole van for a few seconds birds n dogs quiet till it hit the all barking n birds calling loud (via EMSC)
Manjimup (Australia) (71 km W from epicenter)(no details): We heard a long low rumble..then the walls, windows and contents were shaking, rattling and swaying. (via EMSC)
(Australia) (875 km NE from epicenter)(no details): make shore you stand under a bed or table because your dresser and other stuff might hit you and you could get really hurt. (via EMSC)
Bakers Hill (Australia) (292 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No only last a few seconds. We both felt a wobble in the chairs we were sitting in. (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (288 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Incredible loud rumbling sound, very unerving and then after i left the toilet the earthquake occurred. (via EMSC)
Yokine (Australia) (286 km NW from epicenter)(no details): As I predicted, the WA earthquake swarm continues... M5.3Big jump, Magnitude wise... (via EMSC)
Parkerville (Australia) (283 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Whole house shook. Have a wooden house on stumps... definitely realized it was an earthquake straight away. No damage. (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (280 km NW from epicenter)(no details): blinds swinging and rumbling noise, felt dizzy (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (280 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hubby and I were dropping off a car at my elderly Mums on great eastern hwy,chidlow side of Sawyers Valley 11.30am Saturday! I went inside to put food away and definitely felt like I was wobbly. On my feet inside her kitchen! I questioned hubby and he said “funny that I felt similar when I locked her car up in the carport?” (via EMSC)
Success (Australia) (261 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Was lying in bed and felt a swaying motion, I live in a apartment it was a very noticeable feeling. (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (257 km NW from epicenter)(no details): lasted 5 seconds or so only. (via EMSC)
Oakford (Australia) (252 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was lying on the bed in the timber stump wooden floor section of the house and felt a shake/tremor and the ornaments on the bedhead rattled. The pictures in the toilet room are hanging crooked this is in the concrete slab section of the house. It left me feeling a bit dizzy. My brother who was lying on the loungeroom floor felt it too. (via EMSC)
Secret Harbour (Australia) (237 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt in secret harbour near perth (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (233 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I have never experienced anything near something like this I was lying in bed and the bed started moving and then the cutlery in the drawers shook then nothing (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (227 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Riding on Scateboard and felt very minor shake like a .5 in Mandurah (via EMSC)
(Australia) (209 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lake Grace . Felt it indistinguishable. AT 13:02. No damages (via EMSC)
Busselton (Australia) (179 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My plants were all moving in my house (via EMSC)
Augusta-Margaret River Shire (Australia) (157 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was a werid feeling. I thought it was my partner shaking his leg as we were sitting on the couch but relised it wasnt & what was going on :-/ (via EMSC)
Busselton (Australia) (153 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Was sitting in bed and felt the whole bed move. My partner witnessed his desk and computer monitor shaking. Went on for over 10seconds (via EMSC)
Busselton (Australia) (153 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I thought someone was under my bed shaking it, but my blinds and door were moving too. Then it rocked gently for maybe 30 seconds. Definitely a ghost. (via EMSC)
Glen Iris (Australia) (152 km NW from epicenter)(no details): At first I didn't know what was happening, my computer desk just started moving from side to side, thought my dog was leaning up against it scratching but he wasn't, and the blinds on the window moves as well, lasted about 15 to 20 seconds.. (via EMSC)
Glen Iris (Australia) (152 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sitting in my car and felt like was being rocked side to side but was no wind, checked reverse cameras as thought someone was playing a practical joke ... husband felt it in Eaton too. (via EMSC)
Augusta-Margaret River Shire (Australia) (136 km W from epicenter)(no details): We felt the effects in Prevelly. I was sitting with my feet on the floor and felt the tiles shaking (via EMSC)
Little Grove (Australia) (127 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It lasted quite a while (via EMSC)
Albany (Australia) (125 km SE from epicenter)(no details): My husband was the one who felt it. He was sitting on his chair in the lounge room when he felt it shake. (via EMSC)
Albany (Australia) (125 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Shake and rumble (via EMSC)
Donnybrook (Australia) (124 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My wife was inside the house and felt the house swaying. She came outside at once. The house is single story but on three metre elevated steel columns. We have felt tremors many times over the years but this seemed the strongest that we are aware of. (via EMSC)
Lowlands (Australia) (101 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Holy shitballs !! Is there going to be anymore or godfobid bigger??? (via EMSC)
Hay (Australia) (85 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Heard a long rumble, couch was rocking, pot plants quivered for about 1 minute (via EMSC)
Boyup Brook (Australia) (69 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Could see the patio swaying and feel the whole house shake to the right 4 times (via EMSC)
Bridgetown-Greenbushes (Australia) (65 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Noticed the TV shaking and husband was trying to work out what the loud noise was then saw comments on Facebook that there had been an earthquake and it all made sense (via EMSC)
Manjimup (Australia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): No sorry (via EMSC)
Manjimup (Australia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): scary, strong (via EMSC)
Manjimup (Australia) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): Could hear a slight rumble then it got louder and the house started to shake and then got even louder and a bit more violent, lucky it wasn't larger than 5.3 (via EMSC)
Upper Warren (Australia) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Shaking strong (via EMSC)
Chowerup (Australia) (30 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mild rumbling, no damage (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (278 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The patio was making odd noises and the shed door was flopping a bit. (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (267 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My chair rocked for about 3 seconds. The door and ceiling fans swayed and the water in the swimming pool sloshed gently. It was very disconcerting!! (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (241 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the car i was sitting in shake. Thought it was odd as the wind wasn't strong. (via EMSC)
Bunbury (Australia) (156 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking and we are in Bunbury. Felt the house move. (via EMSC)
Collie (Australia) (126 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was ok (via EMSC)
Bridgetown (Australia) (75 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for about fifty seconds (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (280 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the chair slightly shake (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (264 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My chair swayed for a good few seconds. (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (251 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Kitchen window rattled very briefly. Sounded like someone was knocking on it - never heard it make that sound before. Only recognised it from the earthquake I felt in bali (via EMSC)
Perth (Australia) (249 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I just parked the car and it was shaking (via EMSC)
Margaret River (Australia) (162 km W from epicenter)(no details): The effects were felt more upstairs than downstairs. Family members had a brief disoriented feeling or felt like falling of chair, bottles shook on tables, computer monitors were shaking (via EMSC)
Bunbury (Australia) (154 km NW from epicenter)(no details): the feeling was more a pulsing than a swaying, like i was being rocked back and forth and side to side, for about 5 seconds. (via EMSC)
Busselton (Australia) (152 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very mild effect that caused the blinds to shake and windows to rattle, recognizable from a stronger one experienced in Bali last month. Lasted about 5 seconds. (via EMSC)
Albany (Australia) (126 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Ran outside, definitely unsettling with the shaking and everything rattling. (via EMSC)
Albany (Australia) (125 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The whole house shook & we heard a rumbling (via EMSC)
Albany (Australia) (125 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Whole house shook, car alarms going off. (via EMSC)
Katanning (Australia) (103 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No damage - rural property (via EMSC)
Donnybrook-Balingup (Australia) (103 km NW from epicenter)(no details): That felt quite unnerving. My house on stilts was shaking and the pictures on the walls were moving. I've only ever felt the earth shake like that in Bali. (via EMSC)
Mount Barker (Australia) (88 km E from epicenter)(no details): Seemed to last for ages - the windows and doors were all rattling. Probably was only about 1 minute. (via EMSC)
Walpole (Australia) (67 km S from epicenter)(no details): Scary (via EMSC)

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.