Container Ship Leaking SHC Lubricating Oil En Route to Anchorage, AK
Anchorage, AK | 2022-Aug-05
Initial Notification: On 5-Aug-2022, the USCG Sector Anchorage reported that the MV Maunalei, a 600' container ship was traveling north to Anchorage while leaking lubricating oil at an estimated rate of 6 gallons per hour. The USCG requested information on the fate and effects of the oil in the marine environment.
|Products of concern:||SHC lubricating oil|
|Latitude (approximate):||53° 52.34′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||137° 40.81′ West|
|Shoreline Cleanup:||Unknown/Not applicable|
|In-Situ Burn:||Unknown/Not applicable|