Showing posts with label Haiti earthquake 2010. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Haiti earthquake 2010. Show all posts

Haiti earthquake 2010

January 12th, the worst earthquake in 200 years - 7.0 in magnitude - struck less than ten miles from the Caribbean city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The initial quake was later followed by twelve aftershocks greater than magnitude 5.0. Structures of all kinds were damaged or collapsed, from shantytown homes to national landmarks.   

  • DEATH TOLL- 316,000
  •  300,000 had been injured
  • 1,000,000 made homeless.