I just posted a thread about feeling it here in Lancaster county PA. Shook my house for about minute.
Over the weekend I built a wall in my walk in basement that lifted my first floor joists about an inch to straighten out the flooring. My first thought was that my wall was collapsing through the basement floor. But then the house was moving back and forth like it was being pushed from outside.
Had you rethinkin that diet, for a minute at least
So, 5.8 is pretty significant for the East Coast then. I calculated that I am 160 miles from the epicenter and like someone in Delaware stated, it was like my house was on jello and someone was pushing on it.
My brother lives west of Richmond near Lake Ana. Said it started with a loud noise like a valconoe exploding then his house started rocking. Lost phone connections for a while but he's back up and running now.
Obama has scheduled a new cast for tonight so he can tell us it's GW's fault.
"The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers it can bribe the public with the public's own money.
- Alexis de Toqueville, 1835