Rupture at Macondo (image) University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science Share Print E-Mail Caption This is an image of a rupture at the Macondo job site taken at 4,840 feet June 3, 2010. Oil mixed with gas spewed into the Gulf of Mexico. Credit BP footage Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.