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Comparing the quakes

INTENSITY

Chile: 8.8

Haiti: 7.0


FATALITIES

Chile: At least 214

Haiti: 220,000 est.


DAMAGE ESTIMATES

Chile: To be determined

Haiti $13.2 billion


EPICENTER

Chile: 70 miles from major city of Concepcíon

Haiti: 15 miles from capital of Port-au-Prince


DEPTH OF EARTHQUAKE

Chile: 22 miles

Haiti: 8 miles

SOURCES: UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY; INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK

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