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.