World's 10 largest earthquakes

POSTED: 07:11 AM MDT Apr 11, 2012    UPDATED: 08:34 PM MDT Oct 31, 2014 

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

2005 Northern Sumatra earthquake
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9. Northern Sumatra, Indonesia -- About 1,300 people were killed in this 8.6-magnitude earthquake on March 28, 2005.


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