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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2017-10-05

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1192412
Incident Time: 2017-10-05 01:50:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.940000, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 150 feet by 2.8 miles (area 50.91 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 1.8 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 54.43 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THAT DURING A FLYOVER A SHEEN WAS OBSERVED. THE SHEEN WAS 2.8 MILES LONG AND 150 FT WIDE. THE SHEEN WAS BARELY VISIBLE. THE ESTIMATED QUANTITY RELEASED IS 1.8 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL. CALLER BELIEVES THIS IS THE DESTROYED TAYLOR ENERGY PLATFORM.
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ID:18c25444-bdb8-3457-b98d-2a0deebdb2ad
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-10-05 01:50:00
Location:28.94 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch