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    earth termors manchester area

    Did anyone just feel that mini earth termor in the Manchester area?

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    Ah ha, USGS registered it.

    http://earthquake.usgs.gov/eqcenter/...us2008nyae.php

    4.7 magnitude near Hull. That will of broken something. Is Hull on fire perhaps?

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    I got accused of having my bass too loud when playing CS:S by housemates.

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    Yep, about 3 seconds of light building shake here, no damage...and yes..I got asked if it was my TV that caused the noise as well !!

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    Yep felt it here in MK just before 1:00. Laptop actually rocked in my lap. Very weired.

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    Never felt a thing - but then i was sound asleep in bed!
    Only fonud out when fiancee text me about half an hour ago :O

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    I'm in Buxton, it woke me up.

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    I'm in Corby and it most certainly did wake me up!

    Fun in a weird way

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    yeah me and my boyfriend both sat bolt upright in bed because it was shaking that badly! We looked outside and no one else was up... so we thought we might have ghosts.

    Turned out to be good ol' reliable science though!!

    Heheh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Joanne View Post
    Turned out to be good ol' reliable science though!!
    Nah, it was obviously a Norse god battling with the Christian God. :P

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    Maybe someone modified the recently-open-sourced Sim City to connect with the real world

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    LOL ROFL

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    Quote Originally Posted by Joanne View Post
    yeah me and my boyfriend both sat bolt upright in bed because it was shaking that badly!
    Heheh.
    Best not to make any commenst along the lines of "did the earth move for you" or the like right?

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    I thought it was ghosts/a silent car hitting the house.

    This is all just a fabrication to make me think otherwise....out damned lies!

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