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Mississippi Canyon 736 Platform Discharge

Offshore Louisiana | 2017-Jul-16

Initial Notification: On July 15, 2017, an offshore platform operated by Noble Energy on behalf of Murphy Energy discharged between 200 and 2,000 gallons of South Louisiana crude (NRC#11842190. Source is secure. The USCG MSU Morgan City contacted NOAA SSC and requested trajectory and resources at risk.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:South Louisiana crude
Total amount at risk of spill: 2,000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 28° 16.04′ North
Longitude (approximate): 88° 23.94′ West