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Social media reacts to earthquake in Lake County

Did you feel it?

EASTLAKE, Ohio — Residents of Cleveland's east suburbs felt the ground shake Monday morning and quickly turned to social media to talk about it.

WKYC's Betsy Kling confirmed that a 4.0 earthquake was recorded in the Eastlake area of Lake County Monday at 10:50 a.m. She says the quake itself was recorded 2.5 miles off Eastlake, 3.1 miles deep. 

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Here's what social media users said about the experience:

- Jewels Johnson in Euclid: "The wall behind me shook & it felt like someone was jackhammering in the garage. Couldn't figure out what was going on! Happy to know I didn't imagine it!"

- Danielle Grummitt: "Felt it in Twinsburg! Very brief and very mild..."

- Maria Zoul in Lyndhurst: "My family room shook pretty good! Thought some kind of explosion."

- Karen Vitello: "I felt it in Mayfield Heights! I thought someone was breaking into my apartment!"

- Dennis Miller: "Felt it in Copley, very light but the house shook."

- Casey Fister Moser: "I felt it @ Akron Children's Hospital. I thought my mind was playing tricks on me!"

- Indira Gatlin: "My dog went crazy a few seconds before ....then it shook."

There was also this post on Facebook from Mentor Family Foods:

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