Orenburg gas field

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Country Russia
Region Orenburg Oblast
Offshore/onshore Onshore
Operator Gazprom
Field history
Discovery 1966
Start of production 1972
Current production of gas 49×10^6 m3/d
1.7×10^9 cu ft/d
Estimated gas in place 1.77×10^12 m3
62×10^12 cu ft

The Orenburg gas field is a natural gas field located in the Orenburg Oblast, Russia. It was discovered in 1966 and developed by Gazprom. It began production in 1972 and produces natural gas and natural gas condensates. The total proven reserves of the Orenburg gas field are around 62 trillion cubic feet (1770 km3). As of 2013 production was expected to be around 1.7 billion cubic feet per day (49×105 m3) in 2013.[1]


  1. ^ "Oil and gas fields of Russia". econjournals.com. 2012. Retrieved 2014-05-05. 

Coordinates: 51°39′15″N 54°47′49″E / 51.6541°N 54.7969°E / 51.6541; 54.7969