Great Central US Shake-Out earthquake drill Thursday

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ST. LOUIS, MO — Thursday is the annual Great Central US Shake-Out earthquake drill. At exactly 10:19am everyone is asked to drop, cover and hold on.  Experts say that’s the best way to protect yourself from falling debris during an earthquake.

More than 440,000 people in Missouri and 300,000 in Illinois have signed up online to take part this year.