Crazy amount of damage. and Haiti wasn’t in very good shape to start with. I’ll keep adding finds to this same post as I come across them.

I kept hearing that the shipping port was out of commission and was wondering what exactly that meant. Here it is. (via Washington Post print edition)
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Damage zone and location of aftershocks :
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Faultlines, cities, population density, shaking:
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Annotated map:
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Zoomable satellite map of Port-au-Prince from 10:30 Wednesday:image

NYT side-by-side before and after satellite pictures:
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Map of logistical challenges hampering relief efforts:
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Earthquake primer with details on Haiti’s plates:
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2 Responses to Haiti

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Ken Roberts

January 17th, 2010 at 10:46 am

Thank you Dustin for gathering these together.

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ajay

January 23rd, 2010 at 11:19 pm

Thanx a lot.You have got me full marks in my presentation{20 of 20}.

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