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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2015-03-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1109551
Incident Time: 2015-03-03 05:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: SEE LAT/LONG
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: 9.19 miles by 20.65 miles (area 189.77 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 129843.5 gallons
Report Description
***NOAA MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT*** THE OIL SLICK APPEARS TO BE COMING FROM THE DESTROYED TAYLOR PLATFORM. THE SLICK IS 20.65 MILES IN LENGTH WITH A MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 9.19 MILES. SLICK ORIENTATION IS CONSISTENT WITH WINDS IN THE AREA.
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ID:1f292cf6-6aaf-3405-83f0-9951bb725796
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-03-03 05:45:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill