World's 10 largest earthquakes

POSTED: 6:11 AM PDT April 11, 2012    UPDATED: 5:39 AM PDT August 24, 2014 

The largest earthquake since 1989 shook the San Francisco Bay area early Sunday. Here's a look at the world's 10 largest earthquakes.

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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.

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