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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2015-06-17

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1120120
Incident Time: 2015-06-17 02:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location:
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.935833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.97 miles by 12.06 miles (area 11.7 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 8003.94 gallons
Report Description
*****MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT***** THE ANOMALY CORRESPONDS TO THE NRC NOTIFICATION #1120060. THE INITIAL SHEEN WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 49.16 GALLONS BASED ON OVER FLIGHT SHEEN CALCULATION. THE ANOMALY SEEN IN THE IMAGE MATCHES WITH THE OIL FACILITY THAT WERE GIVEN IN THE NRC REPORT. IT EXTENDS FOR APPROXIMATELY 12.06 MILES WITH A MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 0.97 MILES. THE SHEEN IS CONSISTENT WITH WIND SPEED AND DIRECTION.
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ID:74ad3a20-24ff-3ce8-9f7c-1d0e108291f0
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-06-17 02:00:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill