There’s not much that can take attention away from from a possible category 4 hurricane hitting the US, but when a 5.9 earthquake hits Mineral Virgina shaking buildings from DC to NYC and even to the midwest, it gets paid attention to.
Go to Italy and the leaning Tower of Pizza is a tourist attraction due to its leaning, could the Washington Monument be looking at the same future. Reports are now coming in that the Washington monument is now leaning due to the 5.9 Magnitude earthquake, although this has not been confirmed, only rumored.
Given the fact that buildings have been shaking from NYC and even in Ohio
There are reports coming in after a Virginia-based earthquake was felt in Northeast Ohio on Tuesday.
The quake happened just before 2 p.m. the U.S. Geological Survey said the 5.9 earthquake happened near Mineral, Va., and was felt in Washington, New York City, North Carolina.
In downtown Cleveland, the ground shook at the WEWS studios, causing lights to sway.
Our reporter in downtown Cleveland near Public Square said it appears buildings are being evacuated. no officials have confirmed that information yet.
Source: NewsCast 5And yours truly had felt it in southwest Michigan, so it is plausible to think that the Washington monument could have been damaged and now leaning. Stay tuned for more on this 5.9 magnitude earthquake in Virginia and DC.