DATASET

Earthquake in Haiti (2021-08-14)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2021-08-14 16:08:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-08-14 12:29:00
Event type: Earthquake (Ground shaking)

Activation reason:
A strong earthquake of 7.2 M hit the South of Haiti on 14th August 2021 at 12:29 UTC. The epicenter of the quake was about 12 km Northeast of Saint-Louis-Du-Sud, at a depth of 10 km. According to the media, at least 300 people were killed and 1800 injured.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 0

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2021): Earthquake in Haiti (2021-08-14). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/e1ea8b62-17cc-4c8d-9406-06fa0848a8dc

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Emergency Emergency Management EMSR536 Earthquake Haiti Copernicus EMS HTI Mapping Rapid Mapping Copernicus Service

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR536]: Earthquake in Haiti (2021-08-14)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-74.14614645173 18.666348163322,-73.059816736981 18.666348163322,-73.059816736981 18.167123463035,-74.14614645173 18.167123463035,-74.14614645173 18.666348163322))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-08-16
Modified date
2021-08-16
Issued date
2021-08-14
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR536 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/e1ea8b62-17cc-4c8d-9406-06fa0848a8dc
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