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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-09-22

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1025223
Incident Time: 2012-09-22 09:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.943277, -88.969524 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 900 feet by 5.2 miles (area 567.27 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 19 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 606.45 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY NOTICED A DISCHARGE OF APPROXIMATELY 19 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO FROM DAMAGE TO A PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:bbd7db71-d488-3d7d-927f-623fd63b124c
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1025223
Date:2012-09-22 09:00:00
Location:28.9432766227257 -88.9695235712222
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch