Title

Are the 2021 and 2010 Haiti earthquakes part of a progressive sequence?

Date of Publication

2021 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Natural Disasters

Keywords

Haiti, earthquake, event analysis, forecast

Description

Haiti’s 2010 earthquake likely brought the fault that ruptured in the Aug. 14, 2021 quake closer to failure. Some elements suggest a westward earthquake progression, but highly stressed sections of the fault system to the east remain

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Jan 1st, 12:00 AM

Are the 2021 and 2010 Haiti earthquakes part of a progressive sequence?

Haiti’s 2010 earthquake likely brought the fault that ruptured in the Aug. 14, 2021 quake closer to failure. Some elements suggest a westward earthquake progression, but highly stressed sections of the fault system to the east remain