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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2015-06-19

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1120385
Incident Time: 2015-06-19 09:56:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: SEE LAT/LONG
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: 0.39 miles by 11.69 miles (area 4.56 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 3119.35 gallons
Report Description
*** MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT *** AREA OF POSSIBLE OIL IS SEEN EXTENDING NORTHEAST FROM THE DESTROYED TAYLOR PLATFORM. THE LENGTH OF THE ANOMALY IS 11.69 MILES WITH A MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 0.39 MILES. THE DIRECTION OF THE SLICK IS CONSISTENT WITH WIND SPEED AND DRICETION. IN THE NORTHEASTERN REGION OF THE SLICK, A SMALL PORTION OF THE ANALYZED SLICK IS OBSCURED BY CLOUD COVERAGE.
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ID:94cfc519-c958-3a47-8438-a25889118512
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2015-06-19 09:56:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill