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did anyone feel the earthquake?

I'm in San Jose, did anyone feel the earthquake about 8.10pm?

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  • ?
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
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    == PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

    A microearthquake occurred at 8:39:29 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, October 30, 2007.

    "5.6"

    Magnitude:

    1.7 - duration magnitude (Md)

    Time:

    Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 8:39:29 PM (PDT)

    Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 3:39:29 (UTC)

    Distance from:

    Alum Rock, CA - 8 km (5 miles) NE (36 degrees)

    Milpitas, CA - 11 km (7 miles) E (94 degrees)

    San Jose City Hall, CA - 15 km (9 miles) NE (48 degrees)

    Sunol-Midtown, CA - 17 km (10 miles) NE (47 degrees)

    Event ID# nc40204642

    RE: EVENT 40204628

    I live in the "heart" of where it happened; very strong. I was in the basement (safe place to be) so I waited it out (approx. 20-25 seconds).

    I WOULD LIKE TO INVITE & DIRECT EVERYONE WHO EXPERIENCED THIS EARTHQUAKE EVENT 40204628 TO THE FOLLOWING TWO (2) PAGES:

    FOR A COMPLETE REPORT:

    link---> http://quake.wr.usgs.gov/recenteqs/Quakes/nc402046...

    TO SUBMIT YOUR EXPERIENCE (You can help provide information about the extent of shaking and damage for earthquakes in the United States, and you may provide specific details about how your area may respond to future earthquakes.

    USGS scientists may use the information you enter in this form to provide qualitative, quantitative, or graphical descriptions of damage in USGS publications. If you would object to this possible usage of your data, please do not fill out this form.):

    link--->

    http://pasadena.wr.usgs.gov/shake/ca/STORE/X402046...

    THX TO ALL THAT COOPERATE!

    RosaInCali4nia~

    Source(s): Step 1: Google Search ( http://www.google.com ) ( keyword: recent earthquakes ) Step 2: USGS Science for a chaning world ( http://www.usgs.gov )
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  • 4 years ago

    An earthquake better than approximately 6.0 could be felt even interior the highrises. they are designed to flex and bend in earthquakes and extreme winds, yet they are not completely insulated from the stream. the folk on the astounding flooring could sense the main stream laterally.

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  • 1 decade ago

    I felt it. I am not far away from where it happened. I have felt several over my time of living in San Jose.

    5.6 Magnitude

    NNE of Alum Rock

    8:04:54 pm 10/30/07

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  • 1 decade ago

    YEAH I FELT IT. Im in the Oakland area and it felt more like a jolt than an earthquake. wonder what the magnitude is and what fault line its from.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Yes - saw the water splashing out of the hotel pool.

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  • 1 decade ago

    I'm in Napa...I did..pots were clanging, ceiling fan was swaying...

    I think that they are more cool than a Noreaster or a hurricane...weeeeeeee

    Source(s): Me, myself and I
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  • 1 decade ago

    YES I felt it. It took me a little while to realize what was happening. Hope there are no aftershocks.

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  • ?
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    YesI did. I dove under my desk lol. Look here for more info: http://quake.usgs.gov/recenteqs/Maps/122-37.html

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  • 1 decade ago

    Yes.

    I live on the other side of the mountain (and the Altimont) and i felt it here too

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  • Nicey
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    No cos im nowhere near there.

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