By Adam B. Vary
August 10, 2009 at 12:00 PM EDT

Jessica Simpson turned to her Twitter feed to share her experience of a 6.6  magnitude earthquake that rocked Japan at 5:07 a.m. local time. “Thought I was hallucinating durning [sic] a 6.6 earthquake in Japan,” wrote the star, who is in the country working on a new VH-1 TV show The Price of Beauty, according to People. “I have never felt anything like this in my life,” she continued, before finishing by explaining that she was “laying in bed watching CNN.”