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post #1 of 34 Old 04-18-2008, 02:15 AM Thread Starter
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Earthquake 4-18-08

Anyone else feel this morning's earthquake around the midwest, Indiana, Illinios, etc.......??

G/F and I were sound asleep, woke up to the sounds of various things shaking in our bedroom. Woke up and turned on the news and they came back from commercial to announce they had felt the tremors too. They said it's a 5.4 magnitude. I remember we had a little one a few years ago, 02 I think but this one was a lot stronger. Freaky!!

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post #2 of 34 Old 04-18-2008, 02:23 AM
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Wow! Hope nothing got major damaged, 5s can shake things up pretty good.

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No doubt! Stuff rattled loud enough for about 8 to 10 seconds to wake both of us out of our sleep and it was some nice deep sleep too! Man I'm glad I don't have to be up early, lol!!

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post #4 of 34 Old 04-18-2008, 02:32 AM
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Sure it wasn't a Super Duty? Ya'll better hold on tight!

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There was almost some super duty in drawers

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Wow man thats nuts. Hopefully nothin got damaged

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feel it here in st. louis it was kinda of cool, people are scared now

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Cool

I've never felt one but I hear its an experience. They clame one of the biggest faults in the world runs right through the midwest. It just isnt real active.
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Yeah it woke my gf and myself up also.... not the first one that I have ever felt... but is the first I have ever felt in Indiana

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Yep felt it here. It had the whole house shaking. Pretty freaky.

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