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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-10-21

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1027922
Incident Time: 2012-10-21 08:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT LAT 28 56 .16N LON 88 58 13W
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: 400 feet by 4 miles (area 193.94 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 4.18 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 207.33 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. THE CALLER STATED THIS WAS DISCOVERED DURING A DAILY OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:636f1f68-84a7-303b-a12f-850849578461
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1027922
Date:2012-10-21 08:00:00
Location:28.9377777777778 -88.9702777777778
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch