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Mystery Sheen, Main Pass 80; off coast of Louisiana

Mississippi River Delta | 2024-Jun-26

Initial Notification: On June 26, 2024, the USCG received a NESDIS report in Main Pass 80. USCG Auxiliary overflight confirmed the presence of sheen and dark oil for approximately 6 miles. The USCG is investigating and requested a trajectory analysis

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 12.92′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 2.63′ West