Viking Graben
23 April 2018

Deviated exploration well on Darwin South with a Brent objective on the A34 Node tilted fault block, but requiring effective Brent sand/sand seal for commercial reserves. Well deviated NW in S-shaped hole. Tarbert, Upper Ness and Lower Ness oil-bearing from 12,102 ft (11,854 ft TVDSS) to ODT at 12,294 ft (12,046 ft TVDSS) with 192 ft gross oil column, but in three separate reservoirs from MDT pressures and samples. Oil gravity 30.4–37.4° API. Upper Ness oil likely in communication with 211/27e-13Z Upper Ness discovery.

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