Converse County, Wyo., Niobrara Completion: 1.185 Mbbl Of Oil, 4.048 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

Drilling Activity Details


United States

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#6H Fetter NW 15-33-71 A
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Drilling Activity Summary


A Niobrara discovery in the Powder River Basin was tested flowing 1.185 Mbbl of oil, 4.048 MMcf of gas and 925 bbl of water per day. Chesapeake Operating Inc.’s #6H Fetter NW 15-33-71 A is within the Northwest Fetter (Deep) Unit in Section 15-33n-71w in Converse County, Wyo. It was drilled to 17,746 ft, 11,200 ft true vertical, and production is from a Niobrara interval at 11,513-17,607 ft. The lateral extends from 8,946 ft to the southeast and bottomed in Section 22-33n-71w. It was tested on a 32/64-in. choke after 48-stage fracturing. Chesapeake’s headquarters are in Oklahoma City.