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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-02-15

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1003052
Incident Time: 2012-02-15 09:30:00
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: 0.23 miles by 2.2 miles (area 320 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 8.29 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 342.1 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING DURING THE DAILY FLYOVER A SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED IN THE GULF OF MEXICO FROM A DAMAGED PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:626978e3-3a3c-3714-af79-fbe3580581bd
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1003052
Date:2012-02-15 09:30:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch