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Old 05-06-2008, 04:54 PM   #1
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not to be outdone ...

VA had a quake! Wasn't much of one, but if IL can do it ...

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Originally Posted by fairfaxcounty.gov
Subject: Emergency Alert from Fairfax County
Date: Tue, 06 May 2008 15:05:39 -0400

The United States Geological Survey (USGS), via FEMA Operations, has confirmed that the National Capital Region (in an area one mile from Annandale) experienced an earthquake of magnitude 1.8 this afternoon.

Sent by Fairfax County Emerg.Mgmt. through the Fairfax County Emergency Alert Network
--John
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Old 05-06-2008, 05:11 PM   #2
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http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

Been watching the Reno quakes on it.
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Old 05-06-2008, 06:50 PM   #3
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Old 05-06-2008, 07:16 PM   #4
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Ha! you scoffers, now the USGS says it was a 2.0!

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(My CA daughter-in-law said it might feel about like when our younger granddaughter runs down the hall with her boots on and Belle, the dog, is in pursuit. I figure she could probably leave out Belle.)
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