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Hydrocarbon geochemistry in surface sediments of Alaskan outer continental shelf; Part 2, Distribution of hydrocarbon gases

M. W. Sandstrom, D. Meredith and Isaac R. Kaplan
Hydrocarbon geochemistry in surface sediments of Alaskan outer continental shelf; Part 2, Distribution of hydrocarbon gases
AAPG Bulletin (November 1983) 67 (11): 2047-2052

Abstract

Methane, ethane, ethene, propane, propene, n-butane and iso-butane observed in low concentrations in nearly all of the 190 sediment samples examined, with methane exceeding C (sub 2) to C (sub 4) hydrocarbons in abundance by about a factor of 10.--Modified journal abstract.


ISSN: 0149-1423
EISSN: 1558-9153
Coden: AABUD2
Serial Title: AAPG Bulletin
Serial Volume: 67
Serial Issue: 11
Title: Hydrocarbon geochemistry in surface sediments of Alaskan outer continental shelf; Part 2, Distribution of hydrocarbon gases
Affiliation: Univ. Calif. at Los Angeles, Inst. Geophys. and Planet. Phys., Los Angeles, CA, United States
Pages: 2047-2052
Published: 198311
Text Language: English
Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, OK, United States
References: 16
Accession Number: 1984-024962
Categories: Economic geology, geology of energy sources
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
Annotation: Univ. Calif. at Los Angeles, Inst. Geophys. and Planet. Phys.; Contrib. No. 2390
Illustration Description: illus. incl. 1 table, sketch map
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Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2017, American Geosciences Institute.
Update Code: 1984
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