Unformatted text preview: 9.3 indicating an amplitude and energy release over 1000 times greater than the Haitian quake. 11. On the modified Mercalli Intensity scale, the greatest shaking intensity recorded was IX just west of Port-au-Prince. 12. 22 earthquakes greater than 6.5 magnitude occurred in the Haiti region since 1900? 13. The last earthquake in the Haiti region with magnitude greater than 6.5 was a 6.8 magnitude quake in 1992. 14. The green lines on the USGS map represent transform faults. 15. The size of the circles represents earthquake magnitude. 16. The color of the circles represents depth of the earthquake. 17. The fault along which the earthquake occurred extends into the Jamaican city of Kingston....
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- Winter '10
- north american plate, Caribbean Plate