The Sun Asked: “Have you ever been in an earthquake”?
Photos by Melania Mahoney
“Yes, in Petaluma when I was at Whole Foods. The ground shook. It was like, what’s going on? It only lasted a few seconds.” Robert Buchanan, Petaluma
“Yes, I was in an earthquake in San Francisco around 1990. We were in the movies watching Hunt for Red October.” David Hill, Sonoma
“I was in the ‘89 quake and I thought the building was falling down. I was in San Francisco talking to my friend on the phone in Sausalito. I felt it a few seconds before she did.” Fran Hill, Sonoma
“Yes, I was at home in the front room watching Star Wars on TV.” Matthew Breazeale, Sonoma