The Haitian Earthquake of 2010 had a catastrophic magnitude of 7.0mw, with the epicenter near the town of Leogane. The quake hit at 4:53 pm and had two aftershocks of 5.9 and 5.5.
The capital of Haiti was destroyed. 300,000 people lost their lives and 2.3 million people were left without homes. Most of those people without food or clean water.