Baleia Azul Oil and Gas Field (Brazil)

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Baleia Azul Field is an operating oil and gas field in Brazil.[1]

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the field in Brazil.[2]

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Project Details

  • Status: Operating[1]
  • Coordinates: -21.3250, -40.0070 (approximate)[2]
  • Operator: Petrobras[3]
  • Owner: Petrobras (100%)[3]
  • Parent: Petrobras (100%)[4]
  • Discovery year:
  • Production start year: 2012[1]
  • Basin:
  • Concession/Block:
  • Project/Complex:

Production and Reserves

Table 1: Production and Reserves - Baleia Azul Field

Category Fuel Description Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year Source
production oil Not applicable 7.3 million bbl/y 2012 [5]
reserves gas gas in place 7 493 million m³ [not stated] [6]
reserves oil volume in place 987 million bbl [not stated] [6]
million bbl = million barrels
million m³ = million cubic meters
million bbl/y = million barrels per year

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "www.worldoil.com/news/2012/9/11/petrobras-starts-production-at-baleia-azul-presalt-field". Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "www.researchgate.net/publication/335336178_Reconstitution_of_the_depositional_history_of_the_Baleia_Azul_Field_Campos_Basin_The_first_step_for_a_1D_petroleum_system_modelling/figures?lo=1". Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "www.nsenergybusiness.com/projects/parque-das-baleias-offshore-oil-and-gas-complex/". Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  4. "Profile - Petrobras". petrobras.com.br. Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  5. "Petrobras: Oil from Baleia Azul Field Starts Flowing (Brazil)". Offshore Energy. September 12, 2012. Archived from the original on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "rodadas.anp.gov.br/arquivos/Round9/palestras/Campos(portugues).pdf" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on August 31, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.