Sismicité historique de la France 
Antilles-Guyane-Mer des Caraïbes 

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Characteristic of the earthquake
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Identity: 9000569 
Date of the earthquake: 23 September 1887
Time of the earthquake: 6 h 55 min 
Nature of the shock: ok 
Epicentral region: HAITI (WINDWARD PASSAGE) − HAITI 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) 
Longitude: 73° 44' W, Latitude: 19° 57' N
Reliability index: Imprecise location (
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   10  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM / SisFrance-Antilles