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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-06-29

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1016210
Incident Time: 2012-06-29 13:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.934211, -88.972263 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.5 miles by 3.6 miles (area 1.8 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 9.97 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1231.56 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING AN UPDATE ON AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. THE PLATFORM IS LEAKING CRUDE OIL. THE PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE DATA WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:453e2c46-12ea-3d83-9acd-d0952145a0ad
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1016210
Date:2012-06-29 13:30:00
Location:28.9342114960015 -88.9722632836765
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, SheenSizeMismatch, LABB, oil, release