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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-12-19

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1033734
Incident Time: 2012-12-19 10:05:00
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: 28.942300, -88.981441 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 400 feet by 3.3 miles (area 160 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.82 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 171.05 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE FOR AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN IS LEAKING CRUDE OIL. THE INFORMATION IN THIS REPORT WAS OBTAINED BY OVERFLIGHT OF THE AREA.
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ID:965e228b-16ce-3b3c-8b9d-7564701e6f90
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1033734
Date:2012-12-19 10:05:00
Location:28.9422995592838 -88.9814405402327
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch