World's 10 largest earthquakes

POSTED: 6:11 AM Apr 11 2012   UPDATED: 5:39 AM Aug 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.

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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