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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-04-02

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1007557
Incident Time: 2012-04-02 09:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT GULF OF MEXICO
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936111, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 600 feet by 4.3 miles (area 312.73 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 6 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 334.33 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED A SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED ON THE WATERS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO. CALLER STATED HURRICANE IVAN CAUSED A SPILL OF CRUDE OIL FROM A PLATFORM.
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ID:28980582-5d82-3e75-842f-3fa07a9f4506
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1007557
Date:2012-04-02 09:45:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch