Top 10 Earthquakes!!

These are the biggest 10 earthquakes written in history since 1900

  Location Date UTC Magnitude
1. Chile 1960 05 22 9.5
2. Prince William Sound, Alaska 1964 03 28 9.2
3. Andreanof Islands, Alaska 1957 03 09 9.1
4. Kamchatka 1952 11 04 9.0
5. Off the West Coast of Aceh, Indonesia 2004 12 26 9.0
6. Off the Coast of Ecuador 1906 01 31 8.8
7. Rat Islands, Alaska 1965 02 04 8.7
8. Assam – Tibet 1950 08 15 8.6
9. Kamchatka 1923 02 03 8.5
10. Banda Sea, Indonesia 1938 02 01 8.5

source: USGS National Earthquake Information Center

Do you know that earthquake on dec 26 2004 has made the earths rotation increased by 3 microseconds ?

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Hi, i am Nuri. Just another IT guy working on fintech and telco at Jakarta, Indonesia. While tech stuff became my daily breakfast, i also love to travel around the globe and taking photos also. I DJ on my spare time (not professionally) while dealing with a mess my 9 cats made at home :)