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Eye of fire on the surface of the ocean, video

Saturday, 03 July 2021
Video, the eye of fire next to an oil platform Video, the eye of fire next to an oil platform

Daily Times, Dubai United Arab Emirates:- A circle of fire appeared on the surface of the ocean waters, west of the Mexican Yucatan Peninsula, spotted by cameras.

Mexico's state oil company, Pemex, said that a fire broke out in a pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico in the Atlantic Ocean, and this was a spa in the height of the flames, and it cleared in the form of an eye of flames revolving in an orange ring emerging from under the surface of the water.

Video monitors an eye of fire in the middle of the water, western Mexican

Social media pioneers circulated the video, and described the orange flames emanating from the water, due to the circular shape of the fire, which had erupted near an oil platform belonging to the company in the ocean.

The company said: It took more than five hours to completely extinguish the fire.

"Reuters" quoted four sources as saying that the fire had started in an underwater pipeline connected to a platform in the "Kom Malop Zap" oil field in the far south of the Gulf of Mexico.

Reuters saw a report on the accident, which stated that "the turbines of the active oil facilities in Kom Ob Zap were affected by an electric storm and heavy rain."

The report indicated that the company's workers used nitrogen to control the fire.

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