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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2011-12-19

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 998459
Incident Time: 2011-12-19 08:15:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT GULF OF MEXICO
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: 500 feet by 6.2 miles (area 375.76 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 5 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 401.71 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED A FLYOVER DISCOVERED A SHEEN ON THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE SPILL IS COMING FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:e34d33a5-59f4-370d-a3a7-e2f37dead211
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=998459
Date:2011-12-19 08:15:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch