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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-04-02

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1042729
Incident Time: 2013-04-02 10:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.931642, -88.971059 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 350 feet by 2.5 miles (area 106.06 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 2.03 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 113.39 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY OBSERVED 2.03 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE WATER DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM. THE CAUSE OF THE DOWNED PLATFORM WAS FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:07ffbe75-e09c-35cf-afff-40402e02
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1042729
Date:2013-04-02 10:45:00
Location:28.931641679622 -88.9710592988656
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill