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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-08-12

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1020794
Incident Time: 2012-08-12 08:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT GULF OF MEXICO BLOCK 20A
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: 500 feet by 11.2 miles (area 1.06 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 27.94 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 725.67 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THERE IS A SPILL COMING FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THIS SPILL WAS DISCOVERED DURING AN OVERFLIGHT OF THE GULF OF MEXICO.
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ID:cd8bed12-134e-39d9-a2cf-fd1316c05309
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1020794
Date:2012-08-12 08:45:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch