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TELL US: Did you Feel the Earthquake in Boston?

A 4.6 magnitude quake in Maine shook homes in Boston Tuesday night.

Did you feel that shaking?

An earthquake near Hollis, Maine rattled homes and teeth all the way down into Boston Tuesday night. Preliminary measurements by the U.S. Geological Survey said the quake occurred 16.8 miles underground and hit 4.6 on the Richter Scale. Lake Arrowhead is about 31 miles west of Portland.

Did you feel the earthquake? Or are you sure people are overreacting? Tell us in the comments below!

Larry Fine October 16, 2012 at 11:58 PM
Just got back from Johnies, batteries, milk, water and bread running low. Long lines.
Sara Jacobi October 17, 2012 at 12:02 AM
Larry, really? Do people think the world is ending or something?
Eunice October 17, 2012 at 12:11 AM
I felt it!! All my china cabinets where shaking!! Got scared!!
Larry Fine October 17, 2012 at 12:14 AM
Seriously! My first reaction was the LNG Plant was going up or someones house blew up.
navi October 17, 2012 at 12:19 AM
heck yeah!!! all the way in eastboston.ma....children were scared..
Katherine Dietz October 17, 2012 at 10:30 AM
Yes, our whole brownstone shook enough to startle us.
Rosalie Clough October 17, 2012 at 12:37 PM
Felt a strong rumbling as if a rib freight train was going by. Didn't have a clue what had happened until much later when I heard the news.

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