707CMF
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Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 2:46 am

We just got a small earthquake here in Elbonia. (at about 18.35 GMT+1). IT was very faint, and must have lasted for barely one second.

It was quite impressive anyway (for somebody who has never felt an earthquake, that is)

Anybody in Europe else felt it ?

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 3:32 am

Yes there's been an earthquake around Lyon and the Ain (les paysans vous ouvrent leur coeur) region, my aunt was phoning someone living in the Ain when it happened, and one of my cousin's friend who lives in Lyon felt it too. His chair moved of about 20cm.
 
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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 3:36 am

We felt it in Geneva too. Just enough to rock you in your chair a little.

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 3:41 am

I felt one last week here in Pakistan and it measured 5. something on Richter lasting for not less than 15 seconds it was a strange feeling to be rocked back and forth, but I have exed them before as well this was the fourth time and strongest that I have ever felt it.
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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 6:02 am

Earthquake? And here's me thinking that it was great sex...

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 6:15 am

I must admit I like quakes like that, as long as no one gets hurt.
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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 10:36 pm

This occurrence is probably due to one 707cmf's famous landings in his Kilo-Fox (bounce, bounce, bounce, SLAM !)

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 10:40 pm

Well, if our friend uta fly in guys had in aeronautical half the knoledge he pretends to have in photography, he would know that 6.30 pm was way past the sunset - so, not a time you would have seen me fly  Yawn

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 10:48 pm

Heard about night VFR, you small piece of firewood (translate into French for best effect) ?

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RE: Earthquake, Did You Feel It Too?

Tue Feb 24, 2004 11:36 pm

I did indeed hear about it. You need a qualification for that, and I don't have it, you peripateticienne agee.

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