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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2012-04-05

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1007901
Incident Time: 2012-04-05 14:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT - MISSISSIPPI CANYON 20
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.942743, -88.983098 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 400 feet by 2 miles (area 96.97 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 2.51 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 103.67 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS MAKING A 24-HOUR UPDATE ON AN ONGOING DISCHARGE. THE PLATFORM IS LEAKING CRUDE OIL AFTER BEING DAMAGED BY HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:edaae45f-0aa3-3ee6-8149-62a79b03e019
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1007901
Date:2012-04-05 14:30:00
Location:28.9427433612192 -88.9830978295209
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch