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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-03-31

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1042671
Incident Time: 2013-03-31 11:30:00
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: 28.940953, -88.971694 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 300 feet by 6.7 miles (area 243.64 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 12.91 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 260.46 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT 12.91GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL WAS OBSERVED IN THE GULF OF MEXICO FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM.
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ID:b270234f-4cd0-309f-9e60-75a79dc5
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1042671
Date:2013-03-31 11:30:00
Location:28.9409531473044 -88.9716942556994
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill