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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-07-06

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1052927
Incident Time: 2013-07-06 12:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.937831, -88.979367 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 1.6 miles (area 96.97 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 3.25 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 103.67 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED A DISCHARGE OF 3.25 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:973978ad-48c1-3336-b69d-f155063d
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1052927
Date:2013-07-06 12:30:00
Location:28.9378307021229 -88.9793667417905
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill