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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2015-05-13

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1116396
Incident Time: 2015-05-13 09:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON
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: 10 miles by 10 miles (area 100 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 321.16 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 68420.25 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A RELEASE OF CRUDE OIL FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED DURING HURRICANE IVAN. THE PILOT FROM THE OVERFLIGHT ALSO OBSERVED A SMALL CRAFT DISCHARGING BILGE SLOPS AT A NEARBY PLATFORM. NO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WAS GIVEN.
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ID:2cb1c303-a469-3483-a585-dfce5eedb80d
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-05-13 09:45:00
Location:28.9361111111 -88.9688888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill