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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-03-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1040530
Incident Time: 2013-03-09 09:40:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.941925, -88.977797 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 700 feet by 1.6 miles (area 135.76 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 1.3 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 145.13 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE ON AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. A PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THIS INFORMATION WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:6b1c8348-4d7d-38fc-b1d2-51d2523fd0cf
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1040530
Date:2013-03-09 09:40:00
Location:28.9419252539317 -88.9777967976726
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch