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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-01-06

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 999781
Incident Time: 2012-01-06 12:01:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.934133, -88.972988 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 7.9 miles (area 478.79 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 36 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 511.86 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A DAILY UPDATE ABOUT A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE PLATFORM IS LEAKING CRUDE OIL. THE DAILY INFORMATION WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT
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ID:64cd3ed6-d488-351d-b13b-2158d054ef7b
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=999781
Date:2012-01-06 12:01:00
Location:28.9341329320955 -88.972988390074
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch