U.S. scientists predict a new devastating earthquake in Haiti

U.S. scientists predict recurrence of the devastating earthquake that has befallen Haiti in January 2010. This was the chief told reporters the U.S. Geological Survey seismologist William Beykan.

During the year, a group of scientists studying in European chronicles and documents from U.S. archives information about the natural disasters in Haiti. They found that after the first earthquake is usually followed by a series of other, equally devastating, every few years or decades.

For centuries, the epicenters of earthquakes located in the state capital, the city of Port-au-Prince. There was an earthquake in 2010. As a result, it has killed more than 220,000 people, according to ITAR-TASS.

Source: the-day-x.ru

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