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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2011-09-24

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 990688
Incident Time: 2011-09-24 15:30:00
Nearest City: LA
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
Skytruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936111, -88.968889 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 500 feet by 4.4 miles (area 266.67 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 3 gallons
Skytruth Minimum Possible Spill Volume: 285.08 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED A FLY OVER DISCOVERED A SHEEN ON THE WATER. THIS WAS DUE TO A PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.
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ID:0ba07ddd-57d1-3a4b-9785-ee1840ce1089
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=990688
Date:2011-09-24 15:30:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:SheenSizeMismatch, LABB, BigSpill, NRC