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Did anyone else feel an earth tremor a few minutes ago?

Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:49 am
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Default Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

Anyone feel it?

Got to be the worst one I've felt in 8 years.
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:50 am
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Just now.

Feel it?

Wobbling at my seat (ground floor) in Oud Metha
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:50 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

Originally Posted by Kix View Post
Anyone feel it?

Got to be the worst one I've felt in 8 years.
You got wind?
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:50 am
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Default Re: Did anyone else feel an earth tremor a few minutes ago?

I felt that one then!!!!
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:51 am
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Yes felt it in our 2 storey office
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:52 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

felt it in Abu Dhabi and my wife said the building was shaking in Dubai!
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Did anybody feel anything at 2.48pm?
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:52 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

Same here in The Villa, Dubailand - the whole villa shook for 3-4 seconds...
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:53 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

I didn't feel the one last week in Iran so this has got to be either stronger or closer
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:53 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

yup, very weird office chair just rolled away from desk, stood up and the whole room swayed for a few seconds. definitely a big one somewhere near


yup bit busy in iran today

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map/
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:54 am
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Default Re: Did anyone else feel an earth tremor a few minutes ago?

Originally Posted by Manchester_QS View Post
I felt that one then!!!!
Yeah that was cool.

Was about to have a go at the guy next to me for jiggling his leg and rocking the table...then realised.

Quality. 33rd floor made it fun, building definitely creaked.
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

Sat in my mate's place on the 10th floor in International City, the water out of the fish tanks is still moving!
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Originally Posted by mentalist View Post
Did anybody feel anything at 2.48pm?
Yep. Felt it strongly here in Marina. Seemed stronger than the one I felt in Doha a few weeks ago.
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 10:58 am
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Default Re: Did anyone else feel an earth tremor a few minutes ago?

Originally Posted by Scamp View Post
Yeah that was cool.

Was about to have a go at the guy next to me for jiggling his leg and rocking the table...then realised.

Quality. 33rd floor made it fun, building definitely creaked.
Added a bit of excitement to the day. Felt much worse than the one the other week.
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Old Apr 16th 2013, 11:03 am
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Default Re: Earth Tremor, 1 minute ago

Desk shaking, 33rd floor in JLT. Was quality.

Millions of people are stood outside, security asking to move cars and evacuate
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