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Image : M/V Hebei Spirit

Location: Yellow Sea off Taean County, South Korea
Date: December 7, 2007

Lat./Long.: 36°53'34.97"N, 126° 3'31.70"E
Material spilled: Light crude oil
Amount spilled: est. 12,547 tons
Spill extent: more than 450 miles of shoreline


Last updated: July 28, 2014

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