Haiti earthquake

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Haiti earthquake

12th January 2010.

7.0 on the richter scale.

13km focus.

Carribean plate and the North American which was a conservative margin.

235,000 killed.

2 million made homeless.

11 billion dollars of aid recieved from the red cross, U.S.A and the UK government.

4,500 prisoners escaped.

3,500 died from disease in IPD camps.

Cholera was the most common secondary cause of death.

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