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Oil and gas blocks in Cambodia (2007-2020)

This dataset describes the information of oil and gas in Cambodia from 2007 to 2020. The data was collected from many sources by ODC’s mappers such as government and NGO agency in pdf format. Geographic data is encoded in the WGS 84, Zone 48 North coordinate reference system.

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Data Resource Preview - Oil and gas blocks in Cambodia (2007-2020)

Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category Extractive industries
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Dataset reference date October 4, 2015
Temporal extent's start date November 26, 2015
Temporal extent's end date November 26, 2015
  • Cambodia
West bounding coordinates 101.16540929893536
East bounding coordinates 107.64033163652968
South bounding coordinates 8.531136495133648
North bounding coordinates 14.490487563813
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 / UTM zone 48N (EPSG:32648)
Positional Accuracy There are no known issues with accuracy.
Logical Consistency According to Phnom Penh Post news, published on 03rd May 2016, the government revoked the offshore Block D offshore oil exploration license of CPHL (Cambodia) Co Ltd. However, according to Khmer Times news, published on 14th February 2020, the Ministry of Mines and Energy signed a petroleum agreement with Cambodia Resources Energy Development Co on exploration of the offshore Block D oilfield, size 5500 sq.km2.
Completeness This data will be updated depending on the data received from its sources.
Process Step Available data was collected from many sources by ODC’s mappers such as government and NGO agencies in both pdf and shapefile format. The data in pdf format was then transformed to shapefile format by geo referencing, and digitizing. The data in shapefile format was finally exported to CSV, KMZ, and GEOJSON files.
Lineage Cambodian National Petroleum Authority. Exploration and production. 2011. The Phnom Penh Post. No oil for up to five years: Cambodian government. 2014. The Cambodia Daily. Chevron Bought Out of Oil Block for $65 Million. 2014. Rigzone. Offshore Block A Provides Buzz to Cambodia’s Petroleum Industry. 2014. Angkor Resource Corp. website archived in 2019.
Responsible party Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) Address: #78-89, Pasteur street (51), Phsar Thmey3 quarter, Daun Penh district, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Tel: (+855) 23 219 574 Fax: (+855)23 219 584 Email: The Phnom Penh Post 888 Building F, 8th Floor, Phnom Penh Center Corner Sothearos & Sihanouk Blvd Sangkat Tonle Bassac, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Tel: +855(0) 23 214 3 11-17 Fax: +855(0) 23 214 318 The Cambodia Daily Rigzone
Metadata creator information Metadata last updated on 2019-09-11. For inquiries contact: Open Development Cambodia 43 St. 208, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Attributes ID/ODC: Identification number of oil and gas block map Block/ODC: Name of Oil and Gas block SSize_SKM/ODC: Size of each block in Square Kilometer Operator/ODC: Name of main operator company Co_Oper/ODC: Co-operator (Partner) Status/ODC: Operation status Rig_Type/ODC: Type of block Reference/ODC: References.
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Version 1.0
Keywords oil and gas block,extractive,industry
Date uploaded April 21, 2015, 17:41 (UTC)
Date modified August 24, 2023, 10:01 (UTC)