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F/V Rebecca Mary

40 miles south of Nantucket | 2020-Jun-17

Initial Notification: ON June 17, 2020, the Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England (SENE) received a VHF Mayday call from the F/V Rebecca Mary taking on water approximately 40NM S of Nantucket Sound with 04 POB. Survival suits had been donned, the life raft was made ready alongside the F/V, and the EPIRB was activated (alert/position received by D1).  Sector SENE and First District DRAT contacted the NOAA SSC. The vessel is carrying 3000 gallons of diesel fuel.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 40° 14.38′ North
Longitude (approximate): 70° 17.10′ West