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Chapter 8: A Subtle AVO Anomaly

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January 01, 1993

ABSTRACT

In this example, AVO analysis successfully identified a gas effect in a subtle, poorly defined amplitude anomaly on a line with acquisition difficulties. AVO analysis correctly predicts the contents of several wells on the seismic line.

Cose history lessons
  • AVO can be successful in distinguishing pay sands from wet rocks.

  • Iterative surface-consistent amplitude balancing revealed an AVO anomaly not apparent after one pass of balancing.

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Geophysical Developments Series

Amplitude Variation with Offset: Gulf Coast Case Studies

James L. Allen
James L. Allen
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Carolyn P. Peddy
Carolyn P. Peddy
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Franklyn K. Levin
Franklyn K. Levin
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Society of Exploration Geophysicists
Volume
4
ISBN electronic:
9781560802495
Publication date:
January 01, 1993

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