IN PHOTOS: The deadliest natural disasters of the past decade

Typhoon Haiyan is feared to have killed more than 10,000 people in the Philippines. Here are the natural disasters in the last decade that had even higher death tolls:

March 11, 2011: A magnitude-9.0 earthquake off northeastern Japan causes a tsunami that sweeps onto the coast. About 19,000 people are killed and three nuclear reactors melt at the Fukushima Dai-ichi power plant.

In this Friday March 11, 2011 file photo, an earthquake-triggered tsunami sweep shores along Iwanuma in northern Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News, File)

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