List of oil fields facts for kids

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An oil refinery in Mina-Al-Ahmadi, Kuwait
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USGS map of countries where oil is located

This list of oil fields includes major fields of the past and present.

(Amounts in parentheses are estimated reserves, in barrels.)

  • China
  • Brazil
    • Campos Basin
  • Iran
    • Aghajari Field (14 billion)
    • Ahwaz Field (17 billion)
    • Gachsaran Field (15 billion)
    • Marun Field (16 billion)
  • Iraq
    • Kirkuk Field (16 billion)
    • Rumaila Field (20 billion)
  • Kazakhstan
    • Tengiz Field (15-26 billion)
    • Kashagan Field, Caspian (~50 billion)
  • Kuwait
    • Burgan Field (66-72 billion)
  • Mexico
    • Cantarell Field
    • Chicontepec Field
  • Nigeria
    • Niger Delta Field (34 billion)
  • Russia
    • Samotlor Field (20 billion)
    • Romashkino Field (16-17 billion)
  • Saudi Arabia
    • Abqaiq Field (12 billion)
    • Berri Field (12 billion)
    • Faroozan-Marjan Field (10 billion)
    • Ghawar Field (75-83 billion)
    • Manifa Field (11 billion)
    • Safaniya-Khafji Field, Neutral Zone (30 billion)
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United States
    • Prudhoe Bay, Alaska (10 billion)
    • Wilmington Oil Field, California (0.3 billion)
  • Venezuela
    • Bolivar Coastal Field

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