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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-12-04

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1067548
Incident Time: 2013-12-04 11:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.943588, -88.983229 (Approximated from BlockCentroid)
Reported Sheen Size: 100 feet by 12 miles (area 145.45 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 3.15 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 155.5 gallons
Report Description
CRUDE OIL DISCHARGED FROM A DOWN PLATFORM DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN. THE SHEEN IS 20% SILVERY, 55% SLIGHTLY RAINBOW, 20% BRIGHTLY COLORED AND 5% DULL.
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ID:fec1bf2f-2744-3ea8-a86d-2bc7049a6575
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1067548
Date:2013-12-04 11:00:00
Location:28.9435877674011 -88.9832285393781
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch, BigSpill