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Crikey Auckland has the shakes....

Old Mar 17th 2013, 3:12 am
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.... ooops that made the earth and the roof move, felt two times at 4.00 and 4.07pm and dogs all around are barking mental.
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whooh 3.7 42km deep and a 4 at only 5km
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just out by Rangitoto by the looks of it.
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Felt like a cross between a really large truck rumbling up the road and the thumping feeling you get in your chest at really loud gigs!

Dog still asleep though!
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Default Re: Crikey Auckland has the shakes....

Felt them both here in Beach Haven. Wasn't sure about the first one but the second was a pretty definite 2-3 seconds of rumbling.
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Not nice - feel for you all. Hope that's it
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Default Re: Crikey Auckland has the shakes....

OMG are you serious. I felt a shake and assumed it was someone moving something upstairs.
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Didn't notice first one.
Libby was in kitchen for the next one and was her first in akl.
This was first I have felt. Like at heavy truck going past.
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Default Re: Crikey Auckland has the shakes....

Originally Posted by chippy64 View Post
Not nice - feel for you all. Hope that's it
I don't think it was that bad. I had to be informed by my Mrs that the house was shaking a little... I didn't notice at first myself.
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Rats! They are never nice no matter what.
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Was watching DVD in bedroom, bed started jolting/shaking, lamps rattled, teenagers in bedrooms felt beds moving/jolting/chairs moving, we are near Howick beach just across from Motutapu/Rangitoto, never felt one before so quite an experience We all emerged from different areas of the house saying 'did you feel that' 'that must have been an earthquake', then all the reports started coming up on social media, websites to confirm.
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We'll send you Gerry Browlee as a token of our solidarity in these troubled times .
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Give them CERA as well

Take them 5 years to react to a small 4 pointer
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Looks nearly as devastating as the Market Rasen megaquake of 2008.
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