An earthquake hit the English Channel this morning near Britain's coastline. According to preliminary reports, the tremor occurred at around 9 a.m., some 30 miles from Eastbourne. The quake is considered to be minor, and no victims or damages have been reported so far.
.@BritGeoSurvey say reports of an earthquake in the Channel off #Eastbourne did not register on their sensors and may be a "spurious event" automatically generated by sensors belonging to European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre.https://t.co/0zmCMs6949 pic.twitter.com/NOMABvivnZ— BBC Radio Sussex (@BBCSussex) August 13, 2020