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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-04-08

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1043280
Incident Time: 2013-04-08 09:50:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.939362, -88.970929 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 50 feet by 3.5 miles (area 21.21 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.52 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 22.68 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCOVERY OF .52 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:3ff74807-f24b-3731-9dc9-e387e88b
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1043280
Date:2013-04-08 09:50:00
Location:28.9393619064173 -88.9709288047872
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch