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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-10-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1026814
Incident Time: 2012-10-09 08:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: GULF OF MEXICO LAT: 28N 56' .16" LONG: 88W 58' .13"
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.933378, -88.966703 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 4.5 miles (area 272.73 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 5.99 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 291.56 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF CRUDE OIL FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:b5937904-89d8-3f03-b49d-542fa1e6a643
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1026814
Date:2012-10-09 08:45:00
Location:28.9333777777778 -88.9667027777778
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch