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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gul 2013-09-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1059015
Incident Time: 2013-09-03 09:00:00
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: 28.938148, -88.975275 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 60 feet by 9.25 miles (area 67.27 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 1.11 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 71.92 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A SPILL OF CRUDE OIL COMING FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DISCOVERED DURING AN OVERFLIGHT OF THE GULF OF MEXICO. THE PLATFORM WAS DAMAGED DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN AND THERE IS A SHEEN ON THE WATER.
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ID:e34d5e58-2f7f-3c1c-b424-5f2888b6d480
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1059015
Date:2013-09-03 09:00:00
Location:28.9381479128888 -88.9752750038668
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch