The longest earthquake ever


THE LONGEST EARTHQUAKE EVER
THE LONGEST LIST OF THE LONGEST STUFF AT THE LONGEST DOMAIN NAME AT LONG LAST

How long was the longest earthquake ever?

Location: Sumatra
Date: December 26 2004
Size: 9.1 - 9.3
Length: About 10 minutes
 

 



More: Normally earthquakes last only a few seconds, which goes to so the power of this one. The energy released equals the power of a 100 gigaton bomb. This quake also created the longest fault ever recorded in the sea floor at about 800 miles long. The Sumatra earthquake is believed to be the second largest ever recorded. Nearly 300,000 people lost their lives as a result.

Even more: The largest earthquake ever recorded happened on May 22 1960 in Chile and measured in at 9.5 on the Richter scale.

The longest earthquake ever

The longest earthquake ever

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