Skip to comments.EARTHQUAKE IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Posted on 07/29/2008 11:43:21 AM PDT by ZGuy
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Felt in San Diego too. Pretty long for a quake.
Man that was a BIG ONE....Rocked and Rolled fro a LONG Time.....
Pretty good jolt in Corona
Yikes, I heard it before it hit. It seemed pretty major. To shook up to read the maps. Where was that centered?
It lasted a good 30 seconds in Riverside. I was tempted to stop working for a second and dive under my desk.
That was quite a shaker alright. Felt it read good here near the coast. 2nd shock was bigger than the 1st.
Decent sideways movement in Chula Vista south of San Diego at 11:43 a.m..
Rolling motion for maybe 5 seconds. Nothing fell. With the first report near Dodger Stadium, this may be centered on the San Andreas.
Radio just broke in at 11:45 with possible center in Los Angeles County.
5.6 on the Richter scale, ( 2 mi) SW of Chino Hills, CA
The epi-center was MY CLASSROOM!! I swear! It did the shimmy for what felt like about 15 seconds! I was just holding very still, thinking, “uh... uh... please don’t collapse!” LOL! (I’m in Los Feliz, western edge, near Hollywood.)
Got a very strong rattling in the Murrietta/Temecula area too! Nothing broken though.
Strong jolt here in Long Beach. Lasted about 10 seconds. Some slow rolling motion afterwards.
Preliminary 5.6, centered near Chino.
Whoa! That was quite a ride here in Culver City!
MAP 5.8 2008/07/29 11:42:15 33.959N 117.752W 12.3 3 km ( 2 mi) SW of Chino Hills, CA
Felt it real good here in Burbank. Shook a long time (of course our building is on rollers). No damage to our building.
Let me correct that, no damage that I know of.
USGS going with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6...
Rattled pretty good up here in the mountains.
Looks like they upgraded it to 5.8.
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