Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2019

Earthquake felt in Port Hedland, Australia today


February 27, 2019: Geoscience Australia has recorded a magnitude 2.6 weak earthquake in Port Hedland, WA today.

The earthquake occurred at 10km depth at 9:47 pm. 

Weak shaking of MMI II-III was felt across Tecoma way, Pretty Pool, Wedgefield, Port Haven and South Hedland.

No damage or injuries has been reported.