- Carl Sandy Alcema
Haiti rocked by four earthquakes in five hours period on Wednesday
Haiti has been rocked by four earthquakes within a five-hour period on Wednesday.
The first quake occurred at 7:31 am with a magnitude of 4.0, followed six minutes later with a quake of 3.6 and another earthquake with a magnitude of 3.9 at 9.11 am.
The last quake occurred at 1:41 pm with a magnitude of 2.5.
According to the Civil Protection Directorate, the epicenter of the 4 earthquakes was located at 18.82 degrees north latitude and 74.15 degrees west longitude, north of Jérémie, La Gonâve, Miragoâne and northwest of Port-au-Prince at a depth of four kilometers.
However, the DPC reported that there were no fatalities or damage.