Explore Western Australia

Explore Western Australia

Monday, 3 November 2014

Meckering Earthquake (1968)

- At 10.59 am on 14th October 1968, the town of  Meckering was destroyed by an earthquake. The magnitude of the Meckering earthquake was 6.9 on the Richter Scale making it one of the largest recorded in the seismic history of Australia.

- Fortunately nobody was killed.

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