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  • Why Mexico earthquake, stronger than Haiti's, did much less damage

    Why Mexico earthquake, stronger than Haiti's, did much less damage

    The magnitude 7.2 Mexico earthquake on Sunday, centered in northern Baja California, did not inflict nearly the damage that the 7.0 earthquake did in Haiti. Credit quake-resistant building standards and, perhaps, the distance of population centers from the epicenters.