World's 10 largest earthquakes

POSTED: 6:11 AM Apr 11 2012   UPDATED: 7:34 PM Oct 31 2014

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

1950 Tibet earthquake
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10. Assam, Tibet -- This 8.6-magnitude quake struck on Independence Day in Tibet on Aug. 15, 1950.

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