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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-05-04

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1046022
Incident Time: 2013-05-04 10:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT BLOCK 20
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: 50 feet by 4.6 miles (area 27.88 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.18 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 29.8 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. CALLER STATED THE SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED DURING THE DAILY OVERFLIGHT OF THE AREA.
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ID:6e65084f-4d92-3d3f-94cb-86a1dd52
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1046022
Date:2013-05-04 10:45:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch