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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-04-22

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1044685
Incident Time: 2013-04-22 09:45:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.940197, -88.979771 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 30 feet by 1.5 miles (area 5.45 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.07 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 5.83 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED .07 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM.
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ID:fe711bba-d0bf-36cb-97a2-9c214eaa
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1044685
Date:2013-04-22 09:45:00
Location:28.940197231477 -88.9797709340896
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch