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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexico 2011-09-21

NRC Report ID: 990346
Incident Time: 2011-09-21 13:35:00
Nearest City: LA
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
Skytruth Analysis
Reported Sheen Size: 600 feet by 3.1 miles (area 225.45 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 6 gallons
Skytruth Minimum Possible Spill Volume: 241.03 gallons
CALLER IS REPORTING AN OIL SHEEN IN THE GULF OF MEXICO. CALLER STATED THERE WAS A DISCHARGE OF 5.75 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL COMING FROM A DAMAGED PLATFORM BY HURRICANE IVAN. CALLER STATED THAT THE SHEEN WAS DISCOVERED DURING A ROUTINE OVERFLIGHT OF THE AREA.
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ID:a1da1322-4f5d-32b2-8e5d-b607205763ee
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=990346
Date:2011-09-21 13:35:00
Location:28.9361111111111 -88.9688888888889
Tags:SheenSizeMismatch, LABB, BigSpill, NRC