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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2012-08-05

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1020025
Incident Time: 2012-08-05 10:20:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT GULF OF MEXICO
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.933333, -88.966667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 7 miles (area 424.24 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 21 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 453.54 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING DURING AN OVERFLIGHT A SHEEN OF CRUDE OIL WAS DISCOVERED FROM A DOWN PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:f766455f-c891-34f7-afc0-6107347a38e6
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1020025
Date:2012-08-05 10:20:00
Location:28.9333333333333 -88.9666666666667
Tags:NRC, BigSpill, LABB, oil, release, SheenSizeMismatch