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NESDIS Mystery Sheen GOM

offshore LA | 2018-Jul-28

Initial Notification: On July 28, 2018, the USCG notified the NOAA SSC regarding an anomaly (potential mystery sheen) identified by NESDIS satellite imagery. The USCG requested review of the NESDIS imagery and general trajectory.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 21.18′ North
Longitude (approximate): 88° 23.95′ West