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How Japan's 9.0 earthquake measures up Add to ...

The updated size of Japan's earthquake ties it with a 1952 quake in Russia as the fourth strongest on record. The strongest ever recorded was in Valdivia, Chile, in 1960, hitting a magnitude of 9.5

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