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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-11-26

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1031516
Incident Time: 2012-11-26 08:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.939159, -88.973655 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 800 feet by 1.4 miles (area 135.76 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 2.04 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 145.13 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED 2.04 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL DISCHARGED INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:3e679bd3-d75e-3671-a311-8e6139ad4f90
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1031516
Date:2012-11-26 08:30:00
Location:28.9391587785191 -88.9736554347896
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch