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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-01-05

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 999669
Incident Time: 2012-01-05 09:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.944046, -88.979373 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 5.1 miles (area 309.09 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 4 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 330.44 gallons
Report Description
CALLER REPORTED A SHEEN COMING FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DESTROYED BY A HURRICANE.
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ID:e5246b64-a8fa-3a13-8f59-c79e3eb1765f
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=999669
Date:2012-01-05 09:45:00
Location:28.944045624842 -88.9793733650519
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch