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Old 10.10.2018, 21:33
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Two loud explosions in Zürich Unterland

Bit late to post this but I was woken up around 2am this morning by a loud explosion

Some minutes later another one

Doubt it was fighter jets as there was a big time gap between them and anyway out of office hours

Anyway the sound tone was much deeper than a jet breaking the sound barrier.

Also too loud for hunters rifles.

Anybody else heard these and have an explanation?
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Aliens?
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Re: Two loud explosions in Zürich Unterland

I was woken up in Lenk early this morning by a loud bang but only one.
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I did look under my bed
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I was woken up in Lenk early this morning by a loud bang but only one.
That is a long way aways from Zürich Unterland
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Re: Two loud explosions in Zürich Unterland

Your wife farted?

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Old 10.10.2018, 22:57
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Your wife farted?

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But much earlier in the evening!

Talking of which, I usually sit in my armchair evenings either with my notebook PC or watching TV.

One of my dogs in his friendly way visits me and and shows his affection by sleeping under my chair.
Unfortunately he has started generating incredibly poisonous farts in this location.

I have not yet found any solution for him

I found a partial solution if I drink enough good red wine then my sense of smell is reduced.
This can be counter productive as I then have difficulty making my escape by finding my way to bed.
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Re: Two loud explosions in Zürich Unterland

Do you have any building works or roadworks nearby? If they're doing night work and dropping off one of those enormous skips it can make a hell of bang when they release it the last 50cm down onto the road. At that time of night it would sound like an explosion.
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Not if you have an F18!
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Do you have any building works or roadworks nearby?.
SBB have a few overnight works going on in that area.

http://fahrplan.sbb.ch/bin/help.exe/...rketingurl=166

We recently had 6 weeks of broken sleep with the loud bangs from their work round here.
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