The most powerful earthquakes in the world
The Earth has been exposed to many powerful earthquakes that have affected many countries and cities around the world. The most powerful earthquake in human history will be known:
Chile earthquake: It occurred on 22 – 5 th 1960, as it hit the city of Valdivia and a magnitude of 9.5 on the Richter scale.
The Prince William earthquake: This earthquake occurred in Alaska on 27-3-1962, as it hit the country, and its magnitude on the Richter scale was 9.2 degrees.
Indian Ocean earthquake: The Indian Ocean earthquake occurred on 26-12-2004, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra and the magnitude of the earthquake 9.1 on the Richter scale.
Japan earthquake: Japan earthquake occurred on the east coast of Honshu Island in Japan on March 11, 2011, and hit the country with a magnitude of 8.9 on the Richter scale.
Russia earthquake: The Russian earthquake struck the Kamchatka peninsula on 4-11-1952, measuring 9 on the Richter scale.