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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gul 2013-07-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1052683
Incident Time: 2013-07-03 10:10:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.931347, -88.974611 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 300 feet by 6.2 miles (area 225.45 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 11.2 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 241.03 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THE DAILY TAYLOR ENERGY REPORT DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN. CALLER STATED THAT 11.2 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL WAS DISCOVERED IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.
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ID:ea8fecfa-ed81-39c0-b5d3-a5ea8950
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1052683
Date:2013-07-03 10:10:00
Location:28.9313473350708 -88.9746113348293
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill