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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-01-17

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1000556
Incident Time: 2012-01-17 08:40:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: GULF OF MEXICO LAT: 28N 56' LONG: 88W 58'
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.938889, -88.966667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 2.9 miles (area 175.76 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 2 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 187.9 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF CRUDE OIL FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:137ad5c8-2205-312c-9f0e-06544b13eb27
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1000556
Date:2012-01-17 08:40:00
Location:28.9388888888889 -88.9666666666667
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch