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Old 27th June 2008, 20:11   #1
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Did anyone of you chennai-ites feel the tremor this evening ? I didnt :( until I was told about it .
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Old 27th June 2008, 21:17   #2
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man that's scary, being involved in an earth quake and not even knowing about it. sorry, trying to be funny.

hope everything is safe in chennai, i didn't think it's is seismically active.
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Did anyone of you chennai-ites feel the tremor this evening ? I didnt :( until I was told about it .
Same thing here too. I never felt anything and didnt know about it until I saw the flash news on TV !
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I didn't feel it either. TV channels claimed that there was a mild tremor in Koyambedu and Nungambakkam.
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Old 27th June 2008, 21:30   #5
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Default tremors!!

I did not feel anything.. What time was this ? I was at our office at gemini, and hit the road around 17:20...

What time was this supposed to be ?
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I did not feel anything.. What time was this ? I was at our office at gemini, and hit the road around 17:20...

What time was this supposed to be ?
i guess it was around 6PM
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Stay on the 8 th Floor. had my Cds fall off the Tv. WAs cursing my neighbour cause they are putting a pile foundation till I heard the news. Sorry dear Neighbour
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It was basically Andaman-Nicobar.
Ritcher scale says 6.7.
Thats all I know.

Hope everything is fine.
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It was basically Andaman-Nicobar.
Ritcher scale says 6.7.
Thats all I know.

Hope everything is fine.
wow, that could mean a tsunami 2-3 hrs later.
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Did anyone of you chennai-ites feel the tremor this evening ? I didnt :( until I was told about it .

i didnt feel the tremor and didnt know about it till i stepped on this thread.
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Old 27th June 2008, 23:33   #11
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HA! No Tsunami! but damn, tremors in Chennai are rare, I missed it :-(
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I think I was driving at that time; didn't notice anything. Glad there was no serious damage.
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WEird, Chennai is supposed to be in the "safe zone" with very minimal chance for tremors.
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Old 28th June 2008, 11:44   #14
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wow, that could mean a tsunami 2-3 hrs later.
Whats so "wow" about it
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I didn't feel it either. TV channels claimed that there was a mild tremor in Koyambedu and Nungambakkam.
Our "friend" was learning his new steps in dancing

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Stay on the 8 th Floor. had my Cds fall off the Tv. WAs cursing my neighbour cause they are putting a pile foundation till I heard the news. Sorry dear Neighbour
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Whats so "wow" about it
Wow..we did not get a tsunami..btw, only a few areas had the effect of an earthquake.. There was a earthquake reported at Indonesia around the same time.

The rains were worth enjoying though!
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