Tag Archive: D.C. Earthquake

More Cracks Found in Washington Monument

An inspection of the Washington Monument Wednesday found more cracks in the pyramidion, the top section of structure, according to the National Parks Service. At least three cracks are large enough to let… Continue reading

Is God Trying To Say Something?

There are times you just have to wonder. A hurricane that appears to be taking dead aim at both Washington DC and Wall Street? Gee, I wonder if there’s an embedded message in… Continue reading

Washington Monument cracks in quake

The earthquake didn’t cause widespread damages or injuries, but it did put a crack in the Washington Monument. After unconfirmed reports suggested the monument was tilting, park officials said Tuesday night that the… Continue reading

Scientists Puzzled – Strong East Coast quake highly unusual

(Reuters) – The strong earthquake that rattled the eastern United States on Tuesday was highly unusual in its severity, though it was centered in a part of Virginia known for smaller quakes, seismologists… Continue reading

A freight train? Thunder? ‘Holy cow … earthquake!’

The largest earthquake ever recorded near the capital rattled Washington, D.C., early Friday, waking many residents but causing no reported damage. The quake hit at 5:04 a.m. ET with a magnitude of 3.6,… Continue reading