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Old 04-07-2010, 10:38 PM
 
Location: Anchorage
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I felt it!! I was sitting in my truck waiting to go in to work. Thought maybe the guy cleaning off his car bumped me.
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Old 04-07-2010, 10:43 PM
 
Location: Anchorage
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That was fun. My first earthquake in a building in downtown. Is it only me, or is anyone else concerned a big earthquake may be coming after all the others that have happened around the world as of late?
nah, and even if there is one, what can we do about it? nothing.

I spent a few years on Adak and we had some awesome quakes!!
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Old 04-07-2010, 10:51 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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I felt it!! I was sitting in my truck waiting to go in to work. Thought maybe the guy cleaning off his car bumped me.
See the low area under the C-Street Bridge leading to Elmendorf? That land dropped down during the '64 earthquake.
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Old 04-08-2010, 11:09 PM
 
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So are you all trying to scare my husband and I from flying up next week from Portland, OR to our job interviews? Just when I got the daycare lined up for our kids too!!
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Old 04-09-2010, 12:42 AM
 
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
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So are you all trying to scare my husband and I from flying up next week from Portland, OR to our job interviews? Just when I got the daycare lined up for our kids too!!
Not at all. Come on up and shake, rattle, and roll with us! But you might want to bring your own clinical face masks, just in case Redoubt decides to spout off.
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Old 04-09-2010, 12:58 AM
 
Location: Bliss Township, Michigan
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Besides what Glitch just said, these little rollers are fun.
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Old 04-10-2010, 04:59 AM
 
Location: Eagle River, AK
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Think I just felt an earthquake.. that or i'm just crazy.. nothing like the one the other day even, but felt a quick rock I think..

90 miles from eagle river.. but I guess this is the one I felt:
01:47 AM AKDT Saturday April 10th, 20104.40 MLin the Prince William Sound region of Alaska

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Old 04-10-2010, 10:22 AM
 
Location: Bliss Township, Michigan
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Yep, there was one. Could have been the one you felt.

4.8 Ml - SOUTHERN ALASKA
Preliminary Earthquake Report Magnitude 4.8 Ml
Date-Time

* 10 Apr 2010 09:47:57 UTC
* 10 Apr 2010 01:47:57 near epicenter
* 10 Apr 2010 00:47:57 standard time in your timezone

Location 61.610N 146.749W
Depth 34 km
Distances

* 41 km (25 miles) S (174 degrees) of Nelchina, AK
* 53 km (33 miles) SSW (198 degrees) of Mendeltna, AK
* 56 km (35 miles) ESE (114 degrees) of Glacier View, AK
* 167 km (104 miles) ENE (73 degrees) of Anchorage, AK

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 0.3 km; Vertical 0.0 km
Parameters Nph = 59; Dmin = 39.2 km; Rmss = 0.37 seconds; Gp = 43
M-type = Ml; Version = 1
Event ID AK 10042913
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Old 04-10-2010, 11:51 AM
 
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Besides what Glitch just said, these little rollers are fun.
When asked why he lived in Alaska, a well known Alaskan writer once replied - "because the ground shakes and the mountains breath fire!"
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Old 04-10-2010, 04:40 PM
 
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I must have slept right through this one:

Earthquake rattles Southcentral, no damage: Alaska News | adn.com
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