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Earthquake today?

Original post made by Resident on Jan 7, 2010

Did anyone feel something like a small earthquake in Pleasanton? I felt some shaking at around 10:15 am thursday 1/7/2010

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Posted by tyu, a resident of Birdland
on Jan 7, 2010 at 10:33 am

This topic was already posted answering your question.
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Posted by Tango, a resident of Vineyard Avenue
on Jan 7, 2010 at 12:06 pm

Yes! I felt it. It makes me remember the '89 quake . I was at Loma Mar with lots of 5th graders at outdoor ed. camp. Now that was a rocker. I wonder if we will have more shakers in the next few days, This one makes three.

Posted by PToWN94566, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jan 7, 2010 at 1:16 pm

PToWN94566 is a registered user.

I definitely felt it in my bedroom! Was getting up for the day and my bed started shaking. I find it funny though because the news reported on it like something major happened- it was a little tremor nothing like 1989.

Posted by Qwerty, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jan 7, 2010 at 6:09 pm

What do you mean by "this makes three"? Have there been others in the area very recently?

Posted by Sandy, a resident of Mohr Park
on Jan 7, 2010 at 7:14 pm

Here's a good website for "Did you feel it?" type questions:

Web Link

Information is reported very quickly after an earthquake (within 5-10 minutes).

Posted by Ann, a resident of Birdland
on Jan 7, 2010 at 8:44 pm

The earthquake was a 4.2 and located N of Milpitas

Posted by Scott Walsh, a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Jan 8, 2010 at 8:56 am

Earthquakes are a part of our lives. The question is "Are You Prepared?" LPFD can help educate you for what you need and how to plan for it. Call them. (925) 454-2361.

Posted by Tango, a resident of Vineyard Avenue
on Jan 8, 2010 at 12:04 pm

Qwerty Yes there were three. Two before the bigger one we felt ,all in the same area. Now there have benn some smaller one, as after shocks. Never know what this all means.

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