M/V MAERSK ESSEN
455 NM North of Oahu, HI | 2021-Jan-21
Initial Notification: On January 21, 2021, NOAA's Emergency Response Division was notified of a mass loss of shipping containers from the vessel M/V MAERSK ESSEN approximately 455 NM north of Oahu, HI. The 1200-foot ship, with a capacity of 13,100 containers was transiting from China to Los Angeles, CA, and reported that an estimated 732 40-foot containers were lost on 1/16/2021 at position 28-24.7N 154-07.6W. No information available yet on the types of cargo lost.
|Latitude (approximate):||28° 24.70′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||154° 7.60′ West|