Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - N of Quorn, SA (Australia) on Wednesday, 9 September 2020
9 Sep 20:35 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 7 hours.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.131°S / 138.068°E (Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) N of Quorn (pop: 1,200)
43 km (27 mi) SW of Hawker (pop: 400)
44 km (28 mi) NE of Stirling North (pop: 2,600)
49 km (31 mi) NE of Port Augusta (pop: 13,300)
111 km (69 mi) NE of Whyalla (pop: 19,600)
118 km (73 mi) N of Port Pirie (pop: 13,200)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 9 Sep 13:11 UTC||M 2.4 / 5 km||N of Quorn, SA (Australia)||GeoAu|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.