Japan, a 8.9
March 11, 2011, was the largest earthquake in Japan, with a magnitude of 9.0.
The biggest earthquake ever recorded in New Zealand was the Wairarapa earthquake in 1855. This earthquake had a magnitude of 8.2.
In 2011 the biggest earthquake hit Japan giving a 7.1 damage followed by a tsunami.
No. The earthquake that caused the Tsunami in Indonesia in 2004 was a bigger earthquake than the one that hit Japan.
the biggest earthquake recorded was 9.1 on the Richter scale.
Tt was an 8.9 on the Richter scaleand was Japan's largest earthquake ever.
The recorded earthquake of highest magnitude was of 9.7 in chile.
It is the biggest earthquake ever! With a magnitude of 9.5
an earthquake kills about 1000 people
After the earthquake hit the tsunami hit. It was a 9.2 the 5th biggest. Japan is still getting after shocks.
The earthquake in Japan was a 9.0, the 5th strongest ever recorded.
The second largest earthquake was the Alaska earthquake in USA 1964 with a magnitude of 9.2.
1960 in Chile.
The magnitude 9.5 earthquake that occurred in Valdivia, Chile in 1960.
The San Francisco earthquake in 1906 was magnitude 7.8.
No, the Haiti Earthquake was large, but not as large as the Earthquake in Chile in 1960, which measured 9.5 on the Richter scale.
Japan suffered its largest earthquake to date on Friday, March 11, 2011, at 2:46:23 PM (Japan Standard Time) at the epicenter.
The biggest earthquake in the world was the one in India, which was caused by a volcanic erruption.
The largest earthquakes ever was the Valdivia earthquake in Chile in 1960 with a magnitude of 9.5.
the biggest and deadliest earthquake that recorded is in tangshan china.that killed 830000 people in shensi province of china.
It's the 4th biggest earthquake reported globally, with a magnitude of 9.0 (originally reported at 8.9). In Japan, however, it was the strongest on record.
The biggest ever earthquake occured in Egypt on 1201 it mesured 9.6 on the Richter scale and killed an estimated one million people.
The most recent large earthquake of magnitude 9.0 or larger was a 9.0 magnitude earthquake in Japan in 2011 (as of March 2011), and it was the largest earthquake since records began. No, it wasn't. The largest earthquake ever recorded was the Chilean earthquake on May 20th, 1960. It measured 9.5 magnitude on the Richter's scale.