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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Unknown Oil 2017-02-15

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1171107
Incident Time: 2017-02-15 07:25:00
Nearest City: LA
Location:
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.935833, -88.970000 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.9 miles by 8.1 miles (area 7.29 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 4987.84 gallons
Report Description
***NESDIS MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT*** SATELLITE AND OBSERVATION DATE/TIME: SENTINEL-1A 15 FEBRUARY 2017 0002Z LOCATION: MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20 [ 28°56"9" N / 88°58"12" W ] CONFIDENCE: HIGH A SHEEN WAS OBSERVED ON THE WATERS OF THE GULF. IT IS BELIEVED TO BE EMANATING FROM THE TAYLOR ENERGY PLATFORM WHICH WAS DESTROYED DURING HURRICANE IVAN. SEE SSI BLOCK FOR MORE INFO.
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ID:fda5451c-54dc-31c7-bccd-c98785acdeed
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-02-15 07:25:00
Location:28.9358333333 -88.97
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill