Haiti earthquake of January 12, 2010

  • On 12 January 2010 Haiti was struck by a violent earthquake; its epicenter was located nearby the capital city of Port-au-Prince. According to the latest information, the number of casualties in the city alone ranges from 100,000 to 150,000 (CNN, 17.01.2010). Our hearts go out to those in Haiti who have suffered losses of loved people and personal properties during the earthquake disaster.

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ShakeMap is a courtesy of USGS, see other USGS maps for the 2010 Haiti earthquake.