NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23: People check their phones and place calls on a sidewalk in TriBeCa after a 5.9 earthquake struck on August 23, 2011 in New York, United States. The epicenter of the 5.9 ... more 
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23: People check their phones and place calls on a sidewalk in TriBeCa after a 5.9 earthquake struck on August 23, 2011 in New York, United States. The epicenter of the 5.9 earthquake was located near Louisa in central Virginia. Two nuclear power plants at the North Anna Power Station in the same county were reportedly taken offline. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) less 
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