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Image : Supertanker Exxon Valdez

Location: Prince William Sound, Alaska
Date: March 23, 1989

Lat./Long.: 60°34'23.53"N, 147°17'9.94"W
Material spilled: North Slope crude oil
Amount spilled: 10.8 million gallons
Spill extent: 1,300 miles of coastline
Tanker Exxon Valdez
Supertanker Exxon Valdez. (Photo courtesy of NOAA)


Last updated: July 28, 2014

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