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An underwater pipeline leak about five miles off the coast of Huntington Beach, south of the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports, has caused a spill of 126,000 gallons – about 3,000 barrels’ worth – of oil into the ocean, a spill that risks extending waiting times for ships waiting to enter America’s two largest maritime gateways. The pipeline is owned by Houston-based oil and gas company Amplify Energy and connected to the Elly offshore platform in the Beta field. Now capped at each end, the pipeline contains no further oil. The oil is washing ashore in black globules.

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