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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-05-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1010988
Incident Time: 2012-05-09 09:05:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT SEE LAT & LONG
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 4.8 miles (area 232.73 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 10.26 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 248.8 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. CALLER STATED THE DISCHARGE IS DUE TO A PLATFORM DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. CALLER STATED THE DISCHARGE WAS DISCOVERED DURING A DAILY OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:61e01750-80f6-3607-8651-b95da462e5f6
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1010988
Date:2012-05-09 09:05:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, SheenSizeMismatch, LABB, oil, release