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Sunken Vessel - Ocean Beach; San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA | 2018-May-29

Initial Notification: On May 29, 2018, the USCG Sector San Francisco notified ERD's Oceanographer On Duty of a sunken fishing vessel 9 miles SW of the Golden Gate Bridge (37 45.6 N, 122 38.2 W). The vessel's closest point of land is Ocean Beach at 6.5 miles to the west. The estimated maximum potential discharge is 400 g of diesel. A description of the product's fate is requested.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 37° 45.60′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 38.20′ West