Top GeoShot

Geoscience Australia's 2014 Top GeoShot photographic competition is now open.

The theme for this year's competition is "Great Southern Land" with a closing date of 12 September 2014.

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Recent Earthquakes

This page shows all earthquakes that have been measured by Geoscience Australia during the past 30 days.

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New data builds understanding of Australia's precious soil resources
27 November 2014
Researchers from across Australia have joined together to develop a comprehensive set of digital maps of the country's soil and landscape attributes.

Uncovering the mineral systems potential of the Stavely Region, western Victoria
24 November 2014
A collaborative minerals project being undertaken in the Stavely region of western Victoria is helping to reduce exploration risk for explorers by improving understanding of the subsurface geology and its potential for mineral systems.

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Recent Earthquakes

M 5.4, Carlsberg Ridge.
UTC: 27 November 2014 00:18:30
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 11:18:30
Depth : 15.0
M 5.2, New Britain Region, PNG.
UTC: 26 November 2014 16:40:33
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 03:40:33
Depth : 81.0
M 5.5, Northern Molucca Sea.
UTC: 26 November 2014 14:49:54
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 01:49:54
Depth : 72.0
M 5.0, Northern Molucca Sea.
UTC: 26 November 2014 14:48:34
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 01:48:34
Depth : 63.0
M 5.1, Northern Molucca Sea.
UTC: 26 November 2014 14:46:39
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 01:46:39
Depth : 62.0
M 6.7, Northern Molucca Sea.
UTC: 26 November 2014 14:33:47
Sydney time: 27 November 2014 01:33:47
Depth : 59.0

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