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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-01-16

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1035875
Incident Time: 2013-01-16 13:55:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.934590, -88.969320 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 200 feet by 2 miles (area 48.48 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.37 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 51.83 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE FOR AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. A PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN AND IS LEAKING CRUDE OIL. THE INFORMATION WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:85d96611-df16-3c2a-ba6b-d1991e68f5a1
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1035875
Date:2013-01-16 13:55:00
Location:28.9345901002142 -88.9693201504757
Tags:NRC, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch