Thursday, January 21, 2010

Tectonics of the Earthquake in Haiti

A colleague was kind enough to forward the following link to me:

"A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti this evening, causing extensive damage to the capital, Port-au-Prince, and probably causing many casualties. The map below shows where the main shock occurred (red), as well as the epicentres of the numerous aftershocks (orange) that occurred in the following 5 or 6 hours (and continue even as I write)...."


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