Ceuta Oil Field (Venezuela)

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Ceuta Oil Field is an operating oil field in Venezuela.

Ceuta is a part of the Ceuta-Tomoporo, Bolivar Coastal Fields complex.

Project Details

Main Data

Table 1: Field-level project details for Ceuta Oil Field

*Final Investment Decision
Unit name Status Operator Owner Discovery year FID* year Production start year
Ceuta Operating[1] PDVSA[2] 1956[2]

Production and Reserves

Table 2: Reserves of Ceuta Oil Field

million bbl = million barrels of oil
Fuel Description Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year Source
oil 1P reserves 638 million bbl 2017 [3]
oil oil in place 14926 million bbl 2021 [1]
oil EUR 3016 million bbl 2021 [1]
oil remaining recoverable reserves 1624 million bbl 2021 [1]

Table 3: Production from Ceuta Oil Field

million bbl/y = million barrels of oil per year million bbl = million barrels of oil
Category Fuel Description Quantity Units Data Year Source
cumulative production oil 1392 million bbl 2021 [1]
production oil 7.3 million bbl/y 1991 [4]
production oil 52.93 million bbl/y 2010 [5]
production oil 26.94 million bbl/y 2014 [6]

Location

Table 4: field-level location details for Ceuta Oil Field

Basin Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Maracaibo Offshore, Venezuela[7] 9.7823, -71.1927 (exact)[7]

The map below shows the exact location of the field(s) within the Ceuta-Tomoporo, Bolivar Coastal Fields complex:

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Articles and Resources

Additional data

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Rafael Sandrea, Martin Essenfeld (2021). "The Future of Venezuela's Oil Industry" (PDF). Eprinc. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 18, 2023. Retrieved December 15, 2023.
  2. 2.0 2.1 (PDF) http://edocs.nps.edu/AR/topic/theses/2004/May/04May_Light.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. https://mar-petroleumexplorationconsultant.com/ceuta-tomoporo-giant-field-discovery/. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. (PDF) https://mountainscholar.org/bitstream/handle/11124/175466/Ramirez_10781207.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. (PDF) http://www.minpet.gob.ve/images/pode/publicaciones/2009-2010/pode-2009-2010.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. "Petróleo y Otros Datos Estadísticos (PODE) 2014" (PDF). 2014. Archived (PDF) from the original on September 17, 2021.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Raymond W. Fary Jr. (1980). "Oil and gas fields in Venezuela" (PDF). USGS. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 18, 2023. Retrieved December 18, 2023.