Distribution of abnormally high pore pressures in the western Transverse Ranges, California

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U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey , [Reston, Va.?]
Rocks -- California -- Transverse Ranges -- Permeability., Oil well logging -- California -- Transverse Ranges -- Statistics., Oil well logging -- California -- Santa Barbara Channel -- Statis
Statementby Paia Levine and R.F. Yerkes.
SeriesOpen-file report -- 85-522., Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 85-522.
ContributionsYerkes, R. F., 1923-, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17670049M

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Yerkes. Get this from a library. Distribution of abnormally high pore pressures in the western Transverse Ranges, California. [Paia Levine; R F Yerkes; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Abnormal Formation Pressures: Implications to Exploration, Drilling, and Production of Oil and Gas Resources pore fluid abnormal psi gradient compaction log density reservoir temperature You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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A western transect, across the western Transverse Ranges, would address whether a mid-crustal decollement acted as a surface above which the upper crust rotated by Author: Kinji Magara.

Zeolite facies rocks form under high or low pressures and high or low temperatures. Zeolite facies rocks form under very low pressures and temperatures. The mineralogy of a metamorphic rock depends on the composition of the parent rock, and. “ High fluid potentials in California Coast Ranges and their tectonic significance.” American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 57, – Biot, M.

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The rocks containing oil and gas alternate in the Earth's crust with the rocks that do not contain hydrocarbons. The former rocks are called petroleum sequences or petro- leum systems. In this case of abnormally high pore pressure P, the reduction of a, may become important, as has been observed in the North Sea (Jurassic formations) and Gulf Coast.

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Testing of rock material The most common testing procedure of rock failure is the conventional triaxial test. 5) pressure builds up in water trapped in the poors of seds being buried deeper and eeper. Seds can compess but water doesn't compress. Get abnormally high pore-water pressures which 'jacks up' the sed and makes it very easy to move.

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A likely candidate for an active fault-valve province in an area of compressional tectonics is the east Santa Barbara Channel-Ventura Basin region in the western Transverse Ranges of California, an actively contracting and overpressured fold-and-thrust belt characterized by steep, seismically active reverse faults and rapidly amplifying folds.

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To help saturate fine-grained samples, the test can be run at higher pressures in a sealed system. The high pore water pressure compresses pore gases and drives them into solution, increasing the percent saturation of the sample.

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Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed. The abnormally-high formation (pore) pressures (AHFP) in reservoirs are known to be caused by several diverse factors.

It appears, however, that the most probable mechanism of AHFP development in regions with thick sedimentary rocks (sand–shale sequence) is a rapid sedimentation and gravitational compaction.

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Total pressure is the sum of all the partial pressures of a gaseous mixture. Dalton’s law describes the behavior of nonreactive gases in a gaseous mixture and states that a specific gas type in a mixture exerts its own pressure; thus, the total pressure exerted by a mixture of gases is the sum of the partial pressures of the gases in the mixture.

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Western Mountain Ranges (Mountains withthinsoilsoverfractured rocks, alternating with narrow alluvial and, in part, glaciated valleys) The Western Mountain Ranges, shown in Figureencompass three areas totalingmi2- The largest area extends in an arc from the Sierra Nevada in California, north through the Coast Ranges and Cascade.

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