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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2017-08-20

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1187902
Incident Time: 2017-08-20 01:51:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: SEE LAT/LONG
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.935833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 1.1 miles by 17.5 miles (area 19.25 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 13170.9 gallons
Report Description
***NESDIS MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT*** A POSSIBLE OIL SLICK WAS OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. SATELLITE AND OBSERVATION DATE/TIME: SUOMI-NPP AUGUST 20, 2017 1851Z LOCATION: MISSISSIPPI CANYON LEASE AREA, BLOCK 20, ( 28°56"9" N / 88°58"12" W)
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ID:bf37712f-38a6-3817-94eb-b79bdffd3ce3
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-08-20 01:51:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill