What country had the largest recorded earthquake?

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What country had the largest recorded earthquake?

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  1. Wesley Woods
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    Answer is Valdivia, Chile (Magnitude : 9.5)
    Top Ten Largest Recorded Earthquake
    1. Valdivia, Chile,May 22, 1960, Magnitude : 9.5
    2. Prince William Sound, Alaska, United States, March 27, 1964, Magnitude : 9.2
    3. Indian Ocean, Sumatra, Indonesia, December 26, 2004, Magnitude : 9.1
    4. Pacific Ocean, Tōhoku region, Japan, March 11, 2011, Magnitude : 9.0
    5. Kamchatka, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union, November 4, 1952, Magnitude : 9.0
    6. Arica, Chile (then Peru), August 13, 1868, Magnitude : 9.0
    7. Pacific Ocean, USA and Canada (then part of the British Empire), January 26, 1700, Magnitude : 8.7–9.2
    8. Pacific Ocean, Tōhoku region, Japan, July 9, 869, Magnitude : 8.9
    9. Pacific Ocean, Hokkaido, Japan, December 2, 1611, Magnitude : 8.9
    10. Chittagong, Bangladesh (then Kingdom of Mrauk U), April 2, 1762, Magnitude : 8.8

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