Worlds Largest Earthquakes by Magnitude since 1900.

 

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  Date Time UTC Magnitude Latitude Longitude Location
             
1. 22 May 1960 19:11 9.5 -38.29 -73.05 Chile
2. 28 March 1964 03:36 9.2 61.02 -147.65 Great Alaska Earthquake
3. 26 December 2004 00:58 9.1 3.30 95.78 Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra
4. 11 March 2011 05:46 9.0 38.322 142.369 Near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan
5. 04 November 1952 16:58 9.0 52.76 160.06 Kamchatka
6. 27 February 2010 06:34 8.8 -35.846 -72.719 Offshore Maule, Chile
7. 31 January 1906 15:35 8.8 1.0 -81.5 Off the Coast of Ecuador
8. 04 February 1965 02:04 8.7 51.21 178.50 Rat Islands, Alaska
9. 28 March 2005 14:09 8.6 2.08 97.01 Northern Sumatra, Indonesia
10. 15 August 1950 15:14 8.6 28.5 96.5 Assam - Tibet
11. 11 April 2012 08:38 8.6 2.311 93.063 Off the west coast of northern Sumatra
12. 09 March 1957 14:22 8.6 51.56 -175.39 Andreanof Islands, Alaska
13. 12 September 2007 11:10 8.5 -4.438 101.367 Southern Sumatra, Indonesia
14. 01 February 1938 19:04 8.5 -5.05 131.62 Banda Sea, Indonesia
15. 03 February 1923 16:01 8.5 54.0 161.0 Kamchatka
16. 11 November 1922 04:32 8.5 -28.55 -70.50 Chile-Argentina Border
17. 13 October 1963 05:17 8.5 44.9 149.6 Kuril Islands

 

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