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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-11-06

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1065022
Incident Time: 2013-11-06 08:15:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERRGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936192, -88.981724 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 200 feet by 1.8 miles (area 43.64 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.53 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 46.65 gallons
Report Description
THE CALLER REPORTED THAT CRUDE OIL DISCHARGED FROM A DOWN PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN. 10% BARELY VISIBLE, 30% SILVERY, 60% BRIGHTLY COLORED SHEEN.
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ID:e217e627-8f95-3e9d-bd52-36132d822562
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1065022
Date:2013-11-06 08:15:00
Location:28.9361923391607 -88.9817237618895
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch