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OT: Anyone else feel the San Jose quake?

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by sdbound, Oct 30, 2007.

  1. sdbound

    sdbound Well-Known Member

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    Pretty good one, 5.6
     
  2. Shamrock

    Shamrock Well-Known Member

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    I didn't feel it.
     
  3. foober

    foober BoltTalker

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    Interesting. Were all just waiting for the big one. Which they say is coming. It'll be interesting seeing how everything leads up to the big one so we know when the next big one will hit. Science.
     
  4. WonderSlug

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    I thought it was the Raiders sinking into oblivion.
     
  5. Shamrock

    Shamrock Well-Known Member

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    It was the sound of Al Davis drop kicking Mike Williams contract out to the street.
     
  6. Boltdiehard

    Boltdiehard Well-Known Member

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    Yeah I felt it.
     
  7. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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  8. sdbound

    sdbound Well-Known Member

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    About 20 minutes ago, a little after 8pm
     
  9. Boltjolt

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    You wont feel it in SD. We didnt feel the 6.9 they had either. I just saw my TV station go dead as i was watching the WS

    Oh and i didnt feel it here either ;)
     
  10. VikingBolt

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    in_a_days dgaf

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  12. Boltdiehard

    Boltdiehard Well-Known Member

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    They usually don't bother me but that one rattled my nerves quite a bit- my house was rockin.
     
  13. knowsthebolt

    knowsthebolt BoltTalker

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    How long did it last?
     
  14. Boltdiehard

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    15-20 seconds but seemed longer. I went running to grab my kid out of the tub. I've never felt an earthquake like that. Weird.
     
  15. knowsthebolt

    knowsthebolt BoltTalker

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    Damn thats a long time.
     
  16. boltssbbound

    boltssbbound Well-Known Member

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    Being in San Jose, I definitely felt it. It was pretty jolting.
     
  17. Electric Chair

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    Scary. It's been a while since I have been in one that lasted that long...
     
  18. Trumpet_Man

    Trumpet_Man Well-Known Member

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    Get an effing grip.

    Quakes are not noteworthy unless they approach a 7.0.

    Anything less and it is just another "Norv sucks" thread in disguise. :abq2:
     
  19. boltssbbound

    boltssbbound Well-Known Member

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    Well, my house is only about 5 miles from the epicenter, so I definitely felt it.
     
  20. Boltdiehard

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    I'm in Alameda and my house was rockin dude. At first I thought it was just another little shaker but no it wasn't.
     
  21. boltssbbound

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    I could feel the foundation of my house moving. :unsure:
     
  22. exodus

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    Our apartment shook for a while but not really damaging or anything. More like, when's this going to stop??? My gf was calling for the cat like it was going to jump into her arms for safety or something:lol:
     
  23. Harley

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    felt it in santa cruz. the wife was freak'in out. she handed me our six day old first child (daughter) to protect like the casa was come'in down. anyway, felt pretty small over here maybe a 4.0 but did shake for a while.
    go charger.
     
  24. nickelbolt

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    Harley - I just IM'd ya'. Get me those pix of the baby girl, man.

    I haven't felt an earthquake in years. Kinda' miss 'em. Talk to ya' later dude. Tell wifey congrats!!
     
  25. Retired Catholic

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    I thought they were a minor league hockey team. I like my guys with all their teeth.
     
  26. Kwak

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    I felt it in Foster City(8 miles south of the SF Air Port). Felt like I was riding a wave in a boat. Tip to the left, tip to the right. Did that about 4 times.

    Foster City is on bay fill, so we are in a liquefaction zone. Probably why it felt like I was riding a wave.
     
  27. !~BOLT~!

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    Funny yet scary truth about this statement is the big one WILL hit, who knows when, when the earth feels like it i guess.

    It really has nothing to do with moderate movement as a precursor it's more a scientific fact that the possibility of a HUGE movement is much greater than not. When... man will most likely never know. But mega quakes don't threaten san andreas folks only. It will effect a large portion of the western shoreboard.
     

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