42ft. Vessel collision/sinking
9 mi ENE of Vieques, PR | 2014-Sep-23
Initial Notification: On September 21, 2014, a 42' pleasure craft sank 9 miles ENE of Vieques Island, Puerto Rico. The pleasure craft sank with a maximum capcity of 250 gallons of diesel fuel and 2 gallons of lube oil in approximately 129 ft of water. The USCG Sector San Juan contacted NOAA ERD at 1120ET to request fate and trajectory analysis.
|Products of concern:||Diesel fuel|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||250 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||18° 11.00′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||65° 7.00′ West|