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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2015-05-23

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1117388
Incident Time: 2015-05-23 08:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location:
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.985833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Report Description
*** MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT *** A NARROW OIL SLICK WAS DETECTED EXTENDING WEST FROM THE DESTROYED TAYLOR PLATFORM. ALTHOUGH CLOUD COVER PREVENTED A COMPLETE ANALYSIS, THE IMPLIED LENGTH OF THE ANOMALY WAS AT LEAST 19.1 MILES, WHICH WAS IN REASONABLE AGREEMENT WITH THE 23 MILE SLICK DESCRIBED IN INCIDENT REPORT #1117350 FROM TODAY, 5/23. *SKY CONDITIONS WERE MOSTLY CLOUDY AT THE TIME OF THE IMAGE AND WINDS WERE FROM THE EAST AT 10-15 KNOTS.
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ID:84dddeaf-bd04-33f5-8813-2dd78781254f
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-05-23 08:45:00
Location:28.9858333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil