We definitely felt it in the Bernalwood Action Newsbedroom. It was a quick jolt, and the house creaked a little bit, and then it was over. The US Geological Survey says it was a magnitude 4.0, centered near Piedmont.
Once again, we are reminded to give thanks for our blessed Bernal Heights chert:
Although, things still got pretty gnarly at Neighbor Arno’s house:
Meanwhile, you may recall that the weather last weekend was rather conspicuously hot. And the air was rather conspicuously still. And then this morning, the ground shook. Coincidence? Well, let’s just say that neighbohood rockstar and accidental seismologist Matt Nathanson wasn’t surprised:
IMAGE: Top, Seismic shake map from the 4.0 earthquake, 14 August, 2015.