World's 10 largest earthquakes

Published On: Apr 11 2012 06:11:28 AM PDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2014 07:34:33 PM PDT

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the deadly San Francisco earthquake in 1989. Here's a look at the world's 10 largest earthquakes.

Largest earthquakes - Chile Earthquake
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6. Offshore Chile -- Nearly 500 people died in the 8.8-magnitude earthquake that hit off the coast of Chile on Feb. 27, 2010. In this photo, a 15-story apartment building is seen laying on its side after it collapsed in Concepcion.

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