SkyTruth logo

SkyTruth Alerts

CONTACT US | LEGAL | SITEMAP
  

Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-06-01

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1013287
Incident Time: 2012-06-01 09:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT GULF OF MEXICO
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: 700 feet by 3.9 miles (area 330.91 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 8.57 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 353.76 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED A SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED DURING AN OVERFLIGHT OF THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE SPILL IS COMING FROM A PLATFORM HURRICANE IVAN.
Monitor this location View Nearby Alerts
ID:472b842d-206b-3f52-b694-7d1b2bf59c44
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1013287
Date:2012-06-01 09:00:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch