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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude 2016-10-13

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1161475
Incident Time: 2016-10-13 10:35:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.940000, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 1.2 miles by 2.4 miles (area 2.88 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 50 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 1970.5 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING A RELEASE OF CRUDE OIL INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO FROM A PLATFORM THAT WAS DAMAGED DURING HURRICANE IVAN. SHEEN WAS OBSERVED FROM AN OVER FLIGHT.
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ID:eb5bc9e4-3e0a-3cbf-870e-9667ace21970
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2016-10-13 10:35:00
Location:28.94 -88.9688888889
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill