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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-02-15

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1038616
Incident Time: 2013-02-15 09:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.933728, -88.969288 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 400 feet by 6.6 miles (area 320 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 6.1 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 342.1 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED 6.1 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE WATER DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:85ca3f68-647d-3edb-8da5-ba78b7a085f7
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1038616
Date:2013-02-15 09:45:00
Location:28.9337284074808 -88.9692877996885
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, SheenSizeMismatch, LABB, oil, release