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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-05-21

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1012190
Incident Time: 2012-05-21 09:00:00
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: 28.937417, -88.979869 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 200 feet by 6.1 miles (area 147.88 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 2.03 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 158.09 gallons
Report Description
THE CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE ON AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. THE PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE DATA WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:ab4ed0a9-7431-3df9-aa68-05b78472c873
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1012190
Date:2012-05-21 09:00:00
Location:28.9374174814166 -88.9798692966719
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch