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Oil Slick Site 23051 2009-08-03
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This is a suspected oil slick from Site 23051 in the Gulf of Mexico measuring 14.8 miles long and covering a surface area of 57.7 square miles. The image was captured on August 3rd, 2009 by NASA’s Aqua spacecraft and is available from the MODIS image library. View this image in Google Earth.
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