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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-05-21

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1047834
Incident Time: 2013-05-21 09:00:00
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: 28.933333, -88.966667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 100 feet by 6 miles (area 72.73 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.65 gallon
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 77.75 gallons
Report Description
DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED A DOWNED PLATFORM THAT DISCHARGED .65 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:ffb4583d-5bc3-398f-8eb2-48e8275e
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1047834
Date:2013-05-21 09:00:00
Location:28.9333333333333 -88.9666666666667
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch