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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil in Gulf Of Mexico 2013-05-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1046616
Incident Time: 2013-05-09 11:22:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: UNKNOWN SHEEN INCIDENT
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.748333, -88.387778 (Explicit)
Report Description
REPORT RECEIVED FROM NOAA EMAIL: SUSPECTED OIL IS EMANATING FROM THE DESTROYED TAYLOR ENERGY PLATFORM IN THE NORTHEAST DIRECTION FOR 25 KM. THE WIDTH OF THE SLICK IS APPROXIMATELY 0.2 KM EXCEPT FOR BETWEEN THE LENGTH OF 5 AND 9 KM WHERE THE SLICK REACHES 0.6 KM IN WIDTH. SURFACE WINDS ARE SOUTHEASTERLY AT 10-15 KTS. THERE ARE NO UNCERTAINTIES. CONFIDENCE IS HIGH.
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ID:f3f9c337-a6df-3097-a25b-65702290
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1046616
Date:2013-05-09 11:22:00
Location:28.7483333333333 -88.3877777777778
Tags:NRC, release, oil