Morton Fox (mortonfox) wrote,
Morton Fox
mortonfox

East Coast Earthquake

There was a magnitude 5.8 earthquake this afternoon. The epicenter was in Virginia but we felt it here in Northern Delaware and I've heard from folks up and down the east coast who felt it too. It wasn't that bad. Just a bit of a roller coaster ride for a few seconds because the building was shaking. Since I haven't lived anywhere with any seismic activity to speak of before, it's my first earthquake! The last one that took place anywhere near me was a small earthquake in Ringwood back in 1996 but I didn't notice that one when it happened.
Tags: earthquake
Subscribe

  • Virtual Conventions

    The COVID-19 pandemic has forced a number of furry conventions to cancel this year due to state and local emergency regulations and also out of…

  • FA United 2019

    Last weekend was FA United 2019 in Northern Virginia. That was my fourth and last furry convention for the year. It'll be hard to cut one convention…

  • Metro Gathering 2019

    The last few years, Metro Gathering was in October and had a Halloween theme. This year though, the geocaching mega event is in September and has a…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 7 comments