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It was called the Sichuan earthquake.

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Q: What is the name of the 2008 China earthquake?
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Where did 2008 china earthquake happened?

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The most recent earthquake to strike in China was a 6.9 magnitude quake on April 13, 2010 in the Qinghai Province near Tibet. The Sichuan earthquake occurred in May 2008 and killed 68,000 people.

What caused the 2008 China Earthquake?

One of the tectonic plates had moved under the crust.

Did China have an earthquake?

Yes. China had one earthquake at 2008. Nearly 400 people died and injured.AdditionallyThe May 2008 earthquake in Eastern Sichuan, China was magnitude 7.9 and the recorded deaths and injuries were far more than 400.There was also a magnitude 6.9 quake in Southern Qinghai, China on April 13, 2010.

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The size of an earthquake is measured on the Ricter scale it can also be measured on the Mercalli scale.For an example the 2008 earthquake in China was 7.8 on the Rictor scale and in was XI on the Mercalli scale

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The USGS maintains a record of all the earthquakes, worldwide. It was 7.9 no it was 6.9

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