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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-04-11

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1008362
Incident Time: 2012-04-11 09:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT SEE LAT AND LONG
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.933333, -88.966667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 600 feet by 4.2 miles (area 305.45 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 5.3 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 326.55 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED DURING AN OVERFLIGHT, A RELEASE OF CRUDE OIL FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM CAUSED BY HURRICANE IVAN WAS DISCOVERED IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.
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ID:b51b0fa1-e35f-33c3-ad8b-7406a522a3a8
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1008362
Date:2012-04-11 09:00:00
Location:28.9333333333333 -88.9666666666667
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch