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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2016-05-24

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1148674
Incident Time: 2016-05-24 02:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location:
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.985833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Report Description
NESDIS MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT - GULF OF MEXICO ///////RECENT SATELLITE ANALYSIS INDICATED A ANOMALY EXTENDING MORE THAN 9 NM TOWARDS THE NORTHWEST FROM THE KNOWN REPEAT LEAK SOURCE: TAYLOR DESTROYED PLATFORM. MEASURED SURFACE WINDS AT THE TIME OF OBSERVATION WERE 10 KNOTS AND FROM THE EAST. MODELED OCEAN SURFACE CURRENTS IN THE AREA WERE 1.5 KNOTS AND TOWARDS THE SOUTHWEST. CONFIDENCE WAS HIGH GIVEN THE ANOMALY DISPLAYED A SILVER SHIMMER WITHIN THE SUNGLINT AREA WHILE CONNECTED TO A POINT SOURCE.//////
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ID:b9f89fe9-f563-3b33-bd9b-11539ed0b081
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2016-05-24 02:00:00
Location:28.9858333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB