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NRC Report: Unknown Oil

  • Location Unspecified
  • Date Apr 15 2017
  • Time 06:51
  • Category NRC Reports   
  • Incident Incident
  • Nearby Incident Nearby Incident

Incident Report Description

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1175752
Incident Time: 2017-04-15 06:51:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: SEE LAT AND LONG
Incident Type: UNKNOWN SHEEN
Material: UNKNOWN OIL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party:
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 29.389722, -89.241667 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.2 miles by 5.75 miles (area 1.15 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 786.83 gallons
Report Description
*** NESDIS MARINE POLLUTION SURVEILLANCE REPORT ***
SATELLITE AND OBSERVATION DATE/TIME: RADARSAT-2 / APRIL 15TH 2017 / 1151Z
LOCATION: [ 29°23"23.32"N / 89°14"30.46"W ]
CONFIDENCE: HIGH (MEDIUM, MEDIUM-HIGH OR HIGH)

OIL ANOMALY OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY 7 MILES NORTH OF BIRDFOOTS DELTA IN BRETON SOUND, A TRIBUTARY OF THE GULF OF MEXICO.

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