What has been most powerful earthquake ever recorded?
The most powerful earthquake recorded was centered around Chile on May 22, 1960 and was measured at 9.5 magnitude. Although the most deadly earthquake was only an 8.0 magnitude, this hit Shaanxi, China on January 23, 1556 killing an estimated 820-830k people.
by QudsiaP17 years ago
So I was sleeping blissfully unaware when the room started vibrating like a scene from a haunted movie. I am a heavy sleeper so managed to sleep through it.The magnitude was about 7.2!!Had the epicenter not been in the...
by maeAjkf6 years ago
Are we ready if another 8.9 magnitude earthquake attacks again?
by reena_yadav6 years ago
Have any of you experienced an earthquake?I felt a tremor just now, my water bottle was moving around in a weird manner. I suspected that an earthquake had rocked Indonesia and true enough, Sumatra was hit by two...
by Daniel Nnabugwu8 years ago
Why will an earthquake of this magnitude occur in one of the poorest nations on earth?
by Person of Interest6 years ago
How you guys doing!?!
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