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NRC Report: Unknown Oil in Gulf Of Mexico

  • Location Gulf Of Mexico
  • Date May 18 2012
  • Time 01:00
  • Category NRC Reports   
  • Incident Incident
  • Nearby Incident Nearby Incident

Incident Report Description

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1011932
Incident Time: 2012-05-18 13:00:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: UNKNOWN SHEEN INCIDENT BLOCK 117 SEE LAT/LONG
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: ANGLOSWIFT OFFSHORE PARTNERS
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.804722, -89.801667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 2 miles by 7 miles (area 14 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 9578.83 gallons
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING AN UNKNOWN SHEEN SIGHTED NEAR A PLATFORM.

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