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Did anybody else feel that?

Discussion in 'General Chat Forum' started by Home Sweet Home, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Home Sweet Home

    Home Sweet Home New Member

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    Did anybody else feel that?
     
  2. sri_n

    sri_n Member

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    Yes we did!!!
     
  3. SchwarzFamily

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    totally felt that. was that an earthquake or blasting?
     
  4. jerseyhokie

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    House Shaking?

    Did anyone else in Broadlands Southern Walk just have their whole house shaking for about a minute around 1:51pm? Could it have been construction?
     
  5. Thunderchild

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    It was felt as far as Maine according to my co-workers son who was online gaming with kids in Maine.
     
  6. db0916

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    Felt like an earthquake!
     
  7. Thunderchild

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    It was a 5.8 quake!
     
  8. PDILLM

    PDILLM Well-Known Member

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    WTOP reporting it as earthquake....
     
  9. jerseyhokie

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    Wow. We felt it. Scared me big time!!!
     
  11. esubscribe

    esubscribe Gadget Freak!

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    We felt this in Reston (significantly) for about 5 to 8 seconds.
     
  12. msflynn

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    Re: House Shaking?

    No it was a 5.8 earth quake
     
  13. tyger31

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    I'm in Reston and our whole building shook....it was pretty scary!
     
  14. PianoMom

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    I thought it was blasting at first, but then it didn't stop! Crazy!
     
  15. Twinmama

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    ditto!
     
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    redon1 aka Aphioni

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    after shocks reported in fredericksburg and powhatan va, be alert...
     
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    I was on the 12 floor in McLean let me tell you scary not knowing what had happen big Pop shound then the ceiling moving and cubical looking like it was going to fall on you, and going down the 24 staircases to get to the first floor with 11 floors under you doing the same thing all I keep thinking was this how the people at 9/11 felt going down the sairwells, scared me to death
     

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