Barents Sea
23 May 2018

This was an appraisal well on the central eastern flank of the Alta discovery located on the crest of the Loppa High with the reservoir target being the Ørn Formation carbonates and Triassic conglomerates. The prospect is an elongated, north-south trending four way dip-closure at the Base Triassic Unconformity with the sub conformity beds dipping to the east. The well found 120 m hydrocarbon column and was sidetracked to the southeast.