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What cause the loud boom in or near Val Vista?

Original post made by bel, Val Vista, on Aug 28, 2009

Does anyone know what happened to cause that loud boom a few minute ago somewhere in or near Val Vista? It sounded like it had some force with it, it was loud enough several neigbors came out to see whats going on.

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Posted by Amy
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Aug 28, 2009 at 10:55 am

I heard it all the way over on the east side of Pleasanton. I have no idea what it was.

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Posted by Tori
a resident of Country Fair
on Aug 28, 2009 at 3:33 pm

I heard it too. In my house it sounded like someone dropped a basketball on the roof. I then heard rumor it was an earthquake but didn't see anything listed on the Internet sites. Could it have been a sonic boom? That's the only other thing I could think of.

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Posted by Millie
a resident of Parkside
on Aug 28, 2009 at 7:16 pm

I am in Parkside and heard it. It was really loud.
Someone must know what this was!

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Posted by Bubba
a resident of Highland Oaks
on Aug 29, 2009 at 2:17 pm

I heard it too, over by Lydiksen. It reminded me of a sonic boom when I heard one long ago. I too would love to know what it was.

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Posted by Stacey
a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Sep 4, 2009 at 3:06 pm

Stacey is a registered user.

Maybe this is related.

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