World's 10 largest earthquakes

Published On: Apr 11 2012 09:11:28 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2014 10:34:33 PM EDT

Here is a list of earthquakes that were even larger than the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that devastated Nepal on Saturday.

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1. Chile -- Officially the largest earthquake on record since 1900, this 9.5-magnitude temblor killed thousands of people and triggered a massive tsunami that devastated Hilo, Hawaii.


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