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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Recent Earthquakes

M 5.6, Solomon Islands.
UTC: 30 July 2014 16:01:00
Sydney time: 31 July 2014 02:01:00
Depth : 10.0
M 5.0, Mindanao, Philippines.
UTC: 30 July 2014 15:08:23
Sydney time: 31 July 2014 01:08:23
Depth : 60.0
M 5.6, Tonga Islands Region.
UTC: 29 July 2014 16:50:16
Sydney time: 30 July 2014 02:50:16
Depth : 96.0
M 6.1, Bismark Sea.
UTC: 29 July 2014 13:27:46
Sydney time: 29 July 2014 23:27:46
Depth : 41.0
M 6.3, SW of Juan Rodriguez Clara, Mexico.
UTC: 29 July 2014 10:46:15
Sydney time: 29 July 2014 20:46:15
Depth : 95.0
M 5.5, Andaman Islands, India Region.
UTC: 29 July 2014 07:07:10
Sydney time: 29 July 2014 17:07:10
Depth : 35.0

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Earthquakes in Australia - 2013

Short video of earthquakes occurring in Australia during 2013 shown as a time lapse.

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