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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-12-28

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1034352
Incident Time: 2012-12-28 09:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936433, -88.974165 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 300 feet by 1.5 miles (area 54.55 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.73 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 58.31 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED .73 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL DISCHARGED INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:e2e42b24-c321-380c-99db-1b51cad96b41
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1034352
Date:2012-12-28 09:00:00
Location:28.9364326785532 -88.9741651417274
Tags:NRC, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch, trending