The Washington Monument cracked and crumbled when a 5.8-magnitude earthquake shook the nation’s capital last August. But did it sink or tilt?
More than five months after a 5.8 tremor struck Mineral, a 3.2 magnitude aftershock rattled central Virginia on Monday night.
A new report on the earthquake-damaged Washington Monument details extensive cracking and chipped stones on the top portion of the 127-year-old structure.
Two reactors at Dominion Virginia Power’s North Anna Power Station were at 100 percent as of Monday morning. The units automatically shut down after the 5.8-magnitude Aug. 23rd.
On Sunday, the cathedral will open its doors for its first public worship service since the 5.8-magnitude quake.
No final word yet from the Washington Nationals as to whether or not today’s earthquake will delay or even cancel tonight’s game.
Mike Wise said he didn’t want to leave the listeners, but after he saw Holden and producer Chris run out, he thought that it was best to go.