Damar Gas Field (Malaysia)

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Damar Gas Field is an operating gas field in Malaysia.

Damar is a part of the Damar complex.

Project Details

Main Data

Table 1: Field-level project details for Damar Gas Field

*Final Investment Decision
Unit name Status Operator Owner Discovery year FID* year Production start year
Damar Operating[1][2] ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia[1] ExxonMobil Exploration & Production Malaysia (50.0%); Petronas Carigali (50.0%)[3] 1979[1] 2014[1]

Production and Reserves

Table 2: Reserves of Damar Gas Field

million m³ = million cubic meters million bbl = million barrels of oil
Fuel Description Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year Source
crude oil and condensate remaining recoverable reserves 6.09 million bbl 2021 [4]
gas Remaining reserves 12493.27 million m³ 2021 [2][4]

Table 3: Production from Damar Gas Field

million m³/y = million cubic meters per year million bbl/y = million barrels of oil per year
Category Fuel Description Quantity Units Data Year Source
production crude oil and condensate 1.75 million bbl/y 2016 [4]
production gas 1984.43 million m³/y 2016 [4]


Table 4: field-level location details for Damar Gas Field

Concession/Block Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Block PM303[1] Offshore, Malaysia[1][5] 6.75, 103.6343 (approximate)[1][5]

The map below shows the approximate location of the field(s) within the Damar complex:

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Articles and Resources

Additional data

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