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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico near Venice, LA 2012-03-16

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1005952
Incident Time: 2012-03-16 11:30:00
Nearest City: Venice, LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.938693, -88.974124 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 40 feet by 1.9 miles (area 9.21 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 1.94 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 9.85 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATES THAT THERE IS A SHEEN FROM A DAMAGED PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:ab621e29-0072-3e53-96d1-6ee69c80bdf1
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1005952
Date:2012-03-16 11:30:00
Location:28.9386927753564 -88.9741238733448
Tags:NRC, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch