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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil in Gulf Of Mexico 2013-09-05

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1059309
Incident Time: 2013-09-05 13:31:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: UNKNOWN SHEEN INCIDENT LAT: 28 56 9 N LONG: 88 58 12 W
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.935833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.37 miles by 4.16 miles (area 1.55 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1061.97 gallons
Report Description
***NOAA MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT*** POSSIBLE OIL SEEN EXTENDING 6.7 KM NORTH OF DESTROYED TAYLOR PLATFORM. SLICK IS 0.6 KM ACROSS AT LARGEST WIDTH. SLICK WAS NOT CONSISTENT WITH EASTERLY WINDS, BUT SHOWS DISTINCT COLOR AMONG CLOUD FIELD AND CONFIDENCE IS INCREASED GIVEN THIS IS A REPEAT POINT SOURCE.
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ID:12682397-6313-3c40-a703-73d600fca75d
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1059309
Date:2013-09-05 13:31:00
Location:28.9358333333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill