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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-03-21

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1041730
Incident Time: 2013-03-21 09:00:00
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: 28.933652, -88.974351 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 50 feet by 6.5 miles (area 39.39 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.38 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 42.11 gallons
Report Description
DURING AN OVERFLIGHT .38 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL WAS DISCOVERED IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:a781bd3a-733d-3657-84c5-2c0c45e4
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1041730
Date:2013-03-21 09:00:00
Location:28.9336521705943 -88.974350580137
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch