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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-05-22

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1047940
Incident Time: 2013-05-22 08:25:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENGERY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.935178, -88.977725 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 6.9 miles (area 418.18 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 8.19 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 447.06 gallons
Report Description
CRUDE OIL IS DISCHARGING FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE INFORMATION IN THIS REPORT WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:bc65b4df-e7a9-35d1-af21-1be3dc81
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1047940
Date:2013-05-22 08:25:00
Location:28.935178191081 -88.9777252749508
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill