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4.0 magnitude earthquake reported by USGS

Original post made on Sep 6, 2008

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck at 9 p.m. today near Danville.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 5, 2008, 9:24 PM

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Posted by Qwerty
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 6, 2008 at 7:53 am

I wasn't in town when the earthquake happened. What effects (if any) did people notice in pleasanton?



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Posted by Giga Johnson
a resident of another community
on Sep 6, 2008 at 12:05 pm

No damage, just slight rolling. Wouldn't even have noticed it if you were moving about...


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Posted by Ann
a resident of Downtown
on Sep 6, 2008 at 3:43 pm

Loud boom and shaking, scared my kids


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Posted by Timmy
a resident of Carriage Gardens
on Sep 6, 2008 at 6:56 pm

a small shake, my wig fell off...


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Posted by Sam
a resident of Dublin
on Sep 6, 2008 at 7:06 pm

It was a bit scarey! The couch moved


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Posted by Mario
a resident of Carriage Gardens
on Sep 7, 2008 at 4:34 pm

It got so shaky shaky I almost got thrown off a porch.


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Posted by Evelyn
a resident of Carriage Gardens
on Sep 7, 2008 at 4:35 pm

got henry?


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Posted by Fay
a resident of Dublin
on Sep 9, 2008 at 11:32 am

It was my first time feeling one since I am from South Africa...it was quite a shake but for such a short time that I didnt even realise that it was a tremor. My hubby was asleep and when I woke him up he didnt know about it...


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Posted by Elise
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 9, 2008 at 11:12 pm

I was sitting at a table in Fuddruckers in Dublin, my chair was on an uneven surface, and it started wobbling back and forth. I knew it was an earthquake, but my husband who was standing up right next to me, felt nothing. He was talking to me, and I kept saying--do you feel that? My chair is shaking!--and he just ignored me and kept talking. I told him--I'm going to prove to you it was an earthquake when we get home and go on the computer.


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Posted by FaTMollY
a resident of Ridgeview Commons
on Oct 25, 2008 at 8:38 am

At me such question
I can not change the menu in Windows, it looks on new why that....
Help to adjust... At me of a Window 98


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