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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-01-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 999924
Incident Time: 2012-01-09 09:55:00
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: 400 feet by 17.1 miles (area 1.3 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 49 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 886.35 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED AN OVERFLIGHT DISCOVERED A SPILL OF CRUDE OIL COMING FROM A PLATFORM DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:5b321a5a-081c-3534-a08a-1c547e34a0b4
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=999924
Date:2012-01-09 09:55:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch