This video shows all of the recorded earthquakes in 2011, plotted out on a orthographic (globe) map, animated with sound effects for each earthquake! The bigger the circle is, the more powerful it is.

The Japan megaquake on march´╗┐ 11th will shock you at its intensity in comparison to the others. The earthquake of Tohoku in Japan was a magnitude 9.0. Watching the video, you can clearly see the violence of this earthquake, but also the amazing number of replicates that followed within months.

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