World's 10 largest earthquakes

Published On: Apr 11 2012 08:11:28 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 24 2014 07:39:52 AM CDT

The largest earthquake since 1989 shook the San Francisco Bay area early Sunday. Here's a look at the world's 10 largest earthquakes.

Indian Ocean tsunami 2004
9 / 11
Steve Crisp/Reuters

3. Indian Ocean -- More than 230,000 people in 14 countries perished in this 9.1-magnitude quake and tsunami on Dec. 26, 2004.

Upload Photos / Videos