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Volume 42, Issue 5
  • ISSN: 0263-5046
  • E-ISSN: 1365-2397

Abstract

Abstract

The Bay of Bengal contains the world’s largest deep marine fan and yet remains almost entirely unexplored for petroleum. Evaluation of more than 12,600 line km of 2D seismic, gravity and magnetics data acquired by TGS and their partners SLB in 2023 (Figure 1), alongside historic well data, has provided a regional framework for understanding the evolution of the whole geological history of the basin and insight into the extensive petroleum potential of this highly frontier region. In this paper, we will present high-resolution seismic imaging, characterising the facies and reservoir architecture within the fan and illustrating the extensive petroleum potential of the Bengal Fan, from shelf and slope to the deep water domain.

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