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.

1965 Rat Islands, Alaska earthquake
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8. Rat Islands, Alaska -- The 8.7-magnitude earthquake hit on Feb. 4, 1965, triggering a small tsunami.

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