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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-08-18

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1021456
Incident Time: 2012-08-18 09:15:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY INC
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.938162, -88.969793 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 100 miles by 8.7 miles (area 870 sq. miles)
Reported Spill Volume: 4.41 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 595256.15 gallons
Report Description
RELEASE OF OIL FROM A DOWNED PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:f31c3f62-a159-318b-ba7c-cfe4cc649278
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1021456
Date:2012-08-18 09:15:00
Location:28.9381616056371 -88.9697926799413
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch