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Old 12-30-2010, 08:08 AM
 
Location: Marion, IN
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Did anybody else feel the earthquake this morning?

I was sitting at my desk sipping a cup of tea. 2 of my cats were on the desk and the other cat & the dog were laying on the rug behind me. All of a sudden all 3 cats bolted. The dog gave me a "what's up with them?" look and then the house shook.

USGS initial estimates of a 4.2 quake centered in Fairmount.
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Old 12-30-2010, 08:43 AM
 
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We felt it a little in Fort Wayne. Now USGS says it was 3.8.
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Old 12-30-2010, 08:56 AM
 
Location: zone 5
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Didn't feel a thing in Schererville, humans or animals. But I heard on tv some Chicago western suburbs felt it. I guess the tremors follow funny paths?
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Old 12-30-2010, 09:57 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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News article,

Indiana earthquake: a 'very loud boom'

(CNN) -- Debra Sholty was just opening up her business Thursday morning in Kokomo, Indiana, when a magnitude 4.2 earthquake rumbled through the north-central part of the state.

"It was like a huge explosion under your feet," said Sholty, the owner of Hobson Cleaners.

Indiana earthquake: a 'very loud boom' - CNN.com
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Old 12-30-2010, 02:12 PM
 
Location: NW Indiana
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I didn't feel it, nor did I hear about it, until I received an e-mail message from a friend in California asking me about it!
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Old 12-30-2010, 02:33 PM
 
Location: United States
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Felt in South Bend. Was at work and thought a semi was loading in then found out we had no deliveries. Felt like the tremors in CA, nothing too bad, but still felt it. More like a banging feeling than a rumble.
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Old 12-30-2010, 06:10 PM
 
Location: Turn Left at Greenland
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James Dean was making his presence known.
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Old 01-01-2011, 03:15 PM
 
Location: southeast Wisconsin
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I live next to the Borman Expressway. With all the trucks hitting pot holes, every day is an earthquake.
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