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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-05-04

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1010554
Incident Time: 2012-05-04 08:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT SEE LAT & LONG
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936111, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.38 miles by 5.1 miles (area 1.93 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 19.38 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1321.75 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF OIL INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO. CALLER STATED THAT THE DISCHARGE WAS DUE TO A PLATFORM DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. CALLER STATED A SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED DURING A DAILY OVERFLIGHT.
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ID:c15ff0cc-7154-3243-92de-afc7a3afe12a
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1010554
Date:2012-05-04 08:45:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch