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.

Recent Earthquakes

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'No earthquake in Charleville' confirms Geoscience Australia
12 September 2014

Geoscience Australia has determined a previously identified earthquake occurring near Charleville, Queensland last Friday, was a shock wave caused by a large truck explosion on the Mitchell Highway near Wyandra.


Developing better techniques for monitoring CO2 storage
04 September 2014
Ensuring the effective and permanent storage of carbon dioxide is essential for any carbon capture and storage project. 

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Recent Earthquakes

M 1.8, SW of Quairading, WA.
UTC: 15 September 2014 21:06:59
Sydney time: 16 September 2014 07:06:59
Depth : 5.0
M 5.0, Near North Coast of Irian Jaya.
UTC: 15 September 2014 20:20:49
Sydney time: 16 September 2014 06:20:49
Depth : 20.0
M 5.0, Fiji Islands Region.
UTC: 15 September 2014 15:52:36
Sydney time: 16 September 2014 01:52:36
Depth : 631.0
M 1.9, SW of Quairading, WA.
UTC: 15 September 2014 14:27:47
Sydney time: 16 September 2014 00:27:47
Depth : 2.0
M 5.0, Talaud Islands, Indonesia.
UTC: 15 September 2014 09:43:23
Sydney time: 15 September 2014 19:43:23
Depth : 52.0
M 1.9, SW of Quairading, WA.
UTC: 15 September 2014 09:20:48
Sydney time: 15 September 2014 19:20:48
Depth : 5.0

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