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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-10-08

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1026738
Incident Time: 2012-10-08 10:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20 FACILITY A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.942003, -88.981233 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.38 miles by 1.4 miles (area 339.39 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 3.6 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 362.83 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED A DISCHARGE OF APPROXIMATELY 3.60 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:12a2b13e-9c5b-3e41-bb6b-592cd4320266
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1026738
Date:2012-10-08 10:00:00
Location:28.9420027296284 -88.9812329485455
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch