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Old 05-02-2015, 11:44 AM
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Location: West Michigan
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Heard a very low boom and felt the ground shake up and down. My family who was inside said the house was shaking. Pretty crazy, it's blowing up on twitter. Seems people from all over the state felt it.
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Old 05-02-2015, 11:49 AM
 
Location: Back in the Mitten. Formerly NC
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Heard a very low boom and felt the ground shake up and down. My family who was inside said the house was shaking. Pretty crazy, it's blowing up on twitter. Seems people from all over the state felt it.
I wondered what was happening. I live in an apartment, and I couldn't imagine a neighbor causing that much shaking. It felt like I was about to fall through the floor.

I live in Genesee County.
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Old 05-02-2015, 12:18 PM
 
Location: Back in the Mitten. Formerly NC
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It is reported as a 4.0 magnitude centered Galesburg, which is near Kalamazoo.
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Old 05-02-2015, 12:19 PM
 
Location: The East Hills
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Kalamazoo County dispatch overloaded with people freaking out. My GR friends felt it pretty good too.
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Old 05-02-2015, 01:17 PM
 
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We felt it 35 miles north of Midland.
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Old 05-02-2015, 01:27 PM
 
Location: Country of BIGOTS and HATERS
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Welcome to the wonderful world of hydraulic fracturing...maybe it wasn't an earthquake, but a FRACK-QUAKE?
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Old 05-02-2015, 01:53 PM
 
Location: Lansing, MI
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Upgraded to a 4.2 magnitude. FB feed has been blowing up, too.
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Old 05-02-2015, 01:58 PM
 
Location: between three Great Lakes.
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I wouldn't have known about it except for Facebook postings.
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Old 05-02-2015, 03:40 PM
 
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I wouldn't have known about it except for Facebook postings.
I though something hit the side of our house.

Then the phone started ringing..........people wondered if their water wells where OK.
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Old 05-02-2015, 06:12 PM
 
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I felt it while I was in Detroit. It didn't seem that many of the neighbors noticed, though.
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