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Offshore News: How big is the Deepwater Horizon oil spill? City Compare.

Posted on 22.05.2010 - 08:18 UTC in OFFSHORE NEWS by jamesmc

Deepwater Horizon Oil SpillOn April 20th, an explosion  on the Deepwater Horizon left 17 workers injured and 11 missing and presumed dead. Oil is spilling from a well 5000 feet below sea level, discharging approximately 200,000 gallons of crude oil a day according to the official estimate (though over 2 million a day, by private estimates).

 

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