World's 10 largest earthquakes

POSTED: 6:11 AM PDT April 11, 2012    UPDATED: 7:34 PM PDT October 31, 2014 

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

1906 Ecuador earthquake
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7. Ecuador Coast -- This 8.8-magnitude earthquake on Jan. 31, 1906, triggered a massive tsunami that killed more than 500 people.


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