Deepwater Horizon Spill in the Gulf of Mexico

Photo | 6 May, 2010

06 May 2010 - Gulf of Mexico. An aerial view of the oil on the sea surface, originating from the leaking of the Deepwater Horizon wellhead disaster. The BP leased oil platform exploded April 20 and sank after burning, leaking an estimate of more than 200,000 gallons of crude oil per day from the broken pipeline into the sea. Read More.