Earthquake Details

Date and Time
UTC: 06 August 1994 @ 11:03:51

Location Ellalong, NSW. This was the largest earthquake in Australia in 1994. The total damage bill is in excess of $40M.
Coordinates: -32.924, 151.288
Depth: 2 km

Mb: 5.3

Potentially Tsunamigenic

Solution status
Last updated: 15 December 2009 @ 10:18:50 (AEDT)
Solution reviewed: Yes
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An image of the seismogram from the nearest Geoscience Australia seismograph is available for up to one week after the earthquake. Data from Geoscience Australia's seismograph network (AU) can be downloaded for this and other events from the IRIS Data Management Centre
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Data retrieved: 27/10/2016 @ 03:13:08 (UTC)