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Mapa do bloco 06. 

Block 6 is located in shallow-waters offhsore the Kwanza's basin, this Block is part of the northern area of the mentioned basin.

Despite the lack of commercial discoveries Block 6, along with Blocks 5 and 8, was originally considered to be one of the most prosperous exploration areas on the West African Coast due to:

  • its location on the continental shelf
  • the existence of a source rock having its origin from a pre-Aptian lake
  • expectations of good carbonatite reservoirs on the shelf
  • and the existence of yet to be drilled major post-salt structures not very different from the prolific plays of the Lower Congo Basin

Total Area: 4,930 km2

Oil Potential: 150 BBO

Oil Gravity: 18.7° API

Commercial Discoveries: none

Available 2D Seismic: 8,201 km

Files for Download

(32.7 KB) Position map

(30.8 KB) Wells's map

(26.9 KB) Block summary

(249 KB) Content list


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