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Where did the biggest earthquake occur in the last five years?


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2011-03-11 21:45:22
2011-03-11 21:45:22

The biggest earthquake in our century is the Indian ocean earthquake in December 2004 with a magnitude of 9.1. But that's not exactly in the last five years, so the Sendai earthquake in Japan today (March 11, 2011) is the biggest earthquake in the last 5 years, with a magnitude of 8.9.

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