Salym: potential W. Siberian oil giant

Oil & Gas Journal
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SALYM oil field is on the Lempa high of the Salym uplift in the eastern part of the Khanty-Mansiysk depression in the Middle Ob region of West Siberia. The Salym uplift is about 50 km long and 45 km wide and trends north. The Lempa high is 25 km long and 16 km wide; closure is 150 m. The Salym field is about 275 km west of the giant Samotlor field. Stratigraphy. The sedimentary cover overlying the Paleozoic Hercynide basement in the Middle Ob region consists of Jurassic, Lower and Upper Cretaceous, Paleogene, and Quaternary marine and continental sediments.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Salym: potential W. Siberian oil giant
Series title Oil & Gas Journal
Volume 78
Year Published 1980
Language English
Publisher PennWell Corporation
Publisher location Tulsa, OK
Description 4 p.
First page 132
Last page 135
Country Russia
Other Geospatial Salym, Siberia
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