Largest earthquakes in or near Charles Sturt, South Australia, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

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Quakes since 1900:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 22 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 100 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 40 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
Since 1900, Charles Sturt has had 4 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 22 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 100 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There have been also 40 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 2.9 | 31 km SE of Adelaide CBD, South Australia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.8 | 68 km SE of Port Pirie, South Australia -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 1.1 or higher (166 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Mar 29, 2022 7:04 pm (GMT +10:30) (Mar 29, 2022 08:34 GMT)
2.9

10 km
440 km (273 mi)31 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia 712 reportsMoreMap
Mar 9, 2022 3:47 pm (GMT +10:30) (Mar 9, 2022 05:17 GMT)
2.0

10 km
441 km (274 mi)30 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia 2 reportsMoreMap
Mar 7, 2022 11:28 am (GMT +10:30) (Mar 7, 2022 00:58 GMT)
1.9

2.4 km
448 km (278 mi)23 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia 4 reportsMoreMap
Mar 6, 2022 9:00 am (GMT +10:30) (Mar 5, 2022 22:30 GMT)
2.4

10 km
440 km (273 mi)31 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia 12 reportsMoreMap
Mar 6, 2022 7:20 am (GMT +10:30) (Mar 5, 2022 20:50 GMT)
3.7

10 km
440 km (273 mi)31 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia 2540 reportsMoreMap
Dec 12, 2021 10:17 pm (GMT +10:30) (Dec 12, 2021 11:47 GMT)
2.3

3.3 km
538 km (334 mi)21 km southeast of Burra, Goyder, South Australia MoreMap
Nov 28, 2021 11:57 pm (GMT +10:30) (Nov 28, 2021 13:27 GMT)
2.3

10 km
570 km (354 mi)11 km north of Clare, South Australia 1 reportMoreMap
Oct 26, 2021 8:49 pm (GMT +10:30) (Oct 26, 2021 10:19 GMT)
2.0

6.6 km
593 km (368 mi)32 km south of Jamestown, Northern Areas, South Australia MoreMap
Oct 21, 2021 5:34 pm (GMT +10:30) (Oct 21, 2021 07:04 GMT)
2.7

4.7 km
473 km (294 mi)18 km east of Nuriootpa, Barossa, South Australia 6 reportsMoreMap
Oct 7, 2021 11:43 pm (GMT +10:30) (Oct 7, 2021 13:13 GMT)
2.4

2 km
562 km (349 mi)33 km north of Clare, South Australia 4 reportsMoreMap
Sep 1, 2021 3:41 am (GMT +9:30) (Aug 31, 2021 18:11 GMT)
2.1

6 km
529 km (329 mi)Indian Ocean, 60 km northwest of Adelaide CBD, South Australia MoreMap
Jul 7, 2021 6:33 pm (GMT +9:30) (Jul 7, 2021 09:03 GMT)
2.9

3.8 km
512 km (318 mi)29 km west of Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 13 reportsMoreMap
May 30, 2021 15:58 GMT
2.3

3.1 km
488 km (303 mi)90 km northeast of Gawler, South Australia MoreMap
Feb 2, 2021 6:39 am (GMT +10:30) (Feb 1, 2021 20:09 GMT)
2.4

5.5 km
593 km (368 mi)30 km south of Jamestown, Northern Areas, South Australia MoreMap
Dec 20, 2020 07:17 GMT
2.0

5.5 km
539 km (335 mi)Indian Ocean, 29 km northeast of Curramulka, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia MoreMap
Dec 12, 2020 10:45 am (GMT +10:30) (Dec 12, 2020 00:15 GMT)
2.4

10 km
496 km (308 mi)2.6 km northwest of Kingscote, South Australia, Australia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.6 x 1012 joules (728 megawatt hours, equivalent to 626 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Charles Sturt Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Charles Sturt?

The last earthquake in Charles Sturt occurred 9 weeks ago: Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 31 km southeast of Adelaide CBD, South Australia, on Tuesday, Mar 29, 2022 at 7:04 pm (GMT +10:30).

How many quakes were there in Charles Sturt since 1900?

Since 1900, Charles Sturt, South Australia had 166 quakes up to magnitude 4.8.

What was the strongest quake in Charles Sturt since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Charles Sturt since 1900 occurred 25 years ago: Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 68 km southeast of Port Pirie, South Australia, on Saturday, May 3, 1997 at 22:54 GMT.

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