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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-03-08

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1040435
Incident Time: 2013-03-08 10:20:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.933212, -88.978371 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 1 miles by 2 miles (area 2 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 19.57 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1368.4 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE ON AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. A PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN. THE INFORMATION WAS OBTAINED VIA OVERFLIGHT OF THE AREA.
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ID:dbcbc9d2-9a3e-3672-a647-210d9379b6ec
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1040435
Date:2013-03-08 10:20:00
Location:28.9332122335667 -88.9783705159709
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch