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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2008-05-21

NRC Report ID: 871605
Incident Time: 2008-05-21 14:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY CO. LLC
Skytruth Analysis
Reported Sheen Size: 1 miles by 4 miles (area 4 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 84 gallons
Skytruth Minimum Possible Spill Volume: 2736.81 gallons
CALLER STATED THERE IS A SPILL OF MATERIALS FROM A DOWN PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE SHEEN IS 75% BARELY VISABLE-20% SILVERY AND 5% SLIGHTLY COLORED ALSO THERE IS 60% COVERAGE.
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ID:8293b3f3-5f83-3579-9f96-e269bd4f27b3
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=871605
Date:2008-05-21 14:00:00
Location:28.9380555555556 -88.9711111111111
Tags:NRC, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill