Celebrities react to East Coast earthquake

As soon as a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck the East Coast today, Twitter users jumped online. Web analytics company Chartbeat, which tracks traffic on hundreds of news sites, said it quickly broke previous records for web traffic across its sites, with more than 4.6 million visitors across them and 400,000 in about 15 minutes. set an all-time record for simultaneous visits in the moments after earthquake, according to The New York Times’ Brian Stelter.

Celebrities were among those posting reaction and prayers — here is what they had to say.

Know of other celebrities Tweets about today’s earthquake? Post in the comments below and we’ll add to the timeline.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

I accept that my given data and my IP address is sent to a server in the USA only for the purpose of spam prevention through the Akismet program.More information on Akismet and GDPR.