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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2017-07-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1183011
Incident Time: 2017-07-03 09:10:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20
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: 0.25 miles by 1.4 miles (area 224 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 4.61 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 239.47 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT, A SHEEN WAS SPOTTED IN THE AREA OF THE DESTROYED TAYLOR ENERGY PLATFORM. THE SHEEN WAS MOVING TOWARD 120º. VOLUME DISCHARGED ESTIMATED AT 4.61 GALLONS.
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ID:da0fa701-81a8-38dc-bbea-3e1247947ef8
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-07-03 09:10:00
Location:28.9361111111 -88.9688888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill