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Haiti - FLASH : Earthquake in the Northwest
The epicenter was located at 19,900 latitude and -73,149 longitude, at a depth of 15 kilometers, 8 kilometers north-east of Jean-Rabel, 39 kilometers north-east of Port-de-Paix and 170 kilometers north-west of Port-au-Prince.
So far, no significant damage has been reported.
Recall that the last earthquake near Jean-Rabel date of Thursday, September 5, 2019 https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-28678-haiti-flash-light-earthquake-in-the-north-of-the-country.html another earthquake was recorded at Cap Haïtien on October 7th. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-29006-haiti-flash-earthquake-in-cap-haitien.html
Note that Haiti is located in the middle of a vast system of geological faults resulting from the movement of tectonic plates of the Caribbean and North America, which is why the country is subject to frequent seismic shocks.
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