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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-11-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1065302
Incident Time: 2013-11-09 09:15:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.931525, -88.980791 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 300 feet by 6.5 miles (area 236.36 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 1.72 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 252.69 gallons
Report Description
THE CALLER REPORTED THAT CRUDE OIL DISCHARGED FROM A DOWN PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN. THE SHEEN IS 63% BARELY VISIBLE, 35% SILVERY AND 2% DULL.
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ID:0926277b-9351-3bc3-a53f-ecc0a08d896e
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1065302
Date:2013-11-09 09:15:00
Location:28.9315249301539 -88.9807913477467
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill