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Mapa do bloco 15 

Block 15 is located in the lower Congo's basin which is south of the Zaire river. Being offshore and in deep waters the depth for this Block varies between 400-1,500 meters.

Exploration activities on this Block began in September 1994 and ended in August 2003 with an end result of 22 drilled wells, two of which were dry wells. A total of 17 commercial discoveries will be explored by the contractor who has Esso Angola as the operator and BP AGIP and Statoil as partners.


Total Area : 4,174 km2

Area Explored: 2,773 km2

Oil Gravity: 18-37° API

Water Depth: 400-1,500 m

Proven Oil Potential: 3,5 BBO

Remaining Oil Potential: 1,2 BBO

Commercial Wells: 17 out of 22

Files for Download

(18.4 KB) Location Map

(26.6 KB) Wells' map

(18.6 KB) Block summary

(193 KB) Data sheet

For data acquisition please contact:

Gabinete de Gestão e Arquivo de Dados
Rua Rainha Ginga, No 29-31
Edifício Sonangol
Caixa Postal 1316
Luanda, República de Angola

Telefone: +244 226 642214/5
Fax: +244 226 643025