Maps Showing Geology, Oil and Gas Fields, and Geologic Provinces of the Asia Pacific Region

Open-File Report 97-470-F
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This digitally compiled maps include geology, geologic provinces, and oil and gas fields of the Asia Pacific Region. The map is part of a worldwide series of maps on CD-ROM released by the U.S. Geological Survey's World Energy Project. The goal of the project is to assess the undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and gas resources of the world and report these results by the year 2000. For data management purposes, the world was divided into eight energy regions corresponding approximately to the economic regions of the world as defined by the U.S. Department of State. The Asia Pacific Region (Region 3) includes Australia, Brunei, Cambodia, The People's Republic of China, Fiji, Indonesia, Japan, North and South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand, Vanuatu, and Vietnam.

Suggested Citation

Steinshouer, D.W., Qiang, J., McCabe, P.J., and Ryder, R.T, 1999, Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of the Asia Pacific region: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-470-F, 16 p.,

ISSN: 2331-1258 (online)

ISSN: 0196-1497 (print)

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of the Asia Pacific region
Series title Open-File Report
Series number 97-470
Chapter F
DOI 10.3133/ofr97470F
Year Published 1999
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) Y
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