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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2015-05-20

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1117045
Incident Time: 2015-05-20 09:47:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.937778, -88.970278 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.3 miles by 8.8 miles (area 2.64 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 23.84 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1806.29 gallons
Report Description
THE CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF CRUDE OIL INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO A PLATFORM DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. CALLER STATED A SHEEN WAS SPOTTED DURING A DAILY OVERFLIGHT OF THE AREA.
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ID:57ce1861-ccb2-3d29-b1aa-5a53fdc8764f
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-05-20 09:47:00
Location:28.9377777778 -88.9702777778
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill