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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-05-16

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1011778
Incident Time: 2012-05-16 08:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY INC
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.939638, -88.970574 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 300 feet by 4.2 miles (area 152.73 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 6.53 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 163.28 gallons
Report Description
SHEEN COMING FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:1bd43374-2fda-361c-8a8c-b4b22061b2b0
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1011778
Date:2012-05-16 08:00:00
Location:28.9396384279014 -88.9705743949496
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch