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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-01-31

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1037189
Incident Time: 2013-01-31 10:53:00
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: 28.940943, -88.981434 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 0.6 miles (area 36.36 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.11 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 38.88 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE ABOUT AN ONGOING DISCHARGE OF CRUDE OIL FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE INFORMATION WAS GATHERED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:724e2aad-f80b-3016-9ab4-d0983bb7b63a
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1037189
Date:2013-01-31 10:53:00
Location:28.940942885907 -88.981433628434
Tags:NRC, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch