Oil and Gas Fields: Middle Furat

ScreenHunter_1723 May. 09 17.07Name: Middle Furat

Controlled by: Ministry of Oil (Baghdad).

Location: A cluster of three undeveloped oil fields located in Karbala, south of Al-Razaza Lake.

Discovery: 1960 (Kifl), 1983 (Merjan) and 1987 (West Kifl).

Reserves:  600 million barrels of oil

Size: All three fields are NW-SE trending structures with approximate sizes of 2.5 km by 2 km (Merjan), 10 km by 8 km (West Kifl), and 5 km by 1.5 km (Kifl).

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