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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2017-08-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1186758
Incident Time: 2017-08-09 02:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
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: 2.53 miles by 16.23 miles (area 41.06 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 28094.65 gallons
Report Description
*** NESDIS MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT*** SATELLITE AND OBSERVATION DATE/TIME: AQUA/ 08/09/2017 / 1900 LOCATION: MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20, 28°56"9" N / 88°58"12" W CONFIDENCE: HIGH OIL ANOMALY OBSERVED IN THE VICINITY OF THE DESTROYED TAYLOR PLATFORM
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ID:db776542-e830-3632-885d-455a058677d0
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-08-09 02:00:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill