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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-10-22

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1028000
Incident Time: 2012-10-22 09:15:00
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: 28.935473, -88.981101 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 800 feet by 2.7 miles (area 261.82 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 5.14 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 279.9 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY NOTICED A DISCHARGE OF 5.14 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:6d4e352e-3351-33a0-a815-0e92970841a3
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1028000
Date:2012-10-22 09:15:00
Location:28.9354728551356 -88.9811005337538
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch