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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2017-03-17

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1173459
Incident Time: 2017-03-17 10:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: SEE LAT AND LONG
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.940000, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 3.4 miles by 9.8 miles (area 33.32 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 99.9 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 22797.63 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT THEY DISCOVERED A SHEEN OF CRUDE OIL ON THE GULF OF MEXICO COMING FROM THE TAYLOR ENERGY PLATFORM WHICH WAS DESTROYED DURING HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:30dce025-ed55-32e0-98bb-dc37f3c68b01
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-03-17 10:00:00
Location:28.94 -88.9688888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill