The stratigraphy, structure and evolution of Zengmu basin

  title={The stratigraphy, structure and evolution of Zengmu basin},
  author={Shaoren Jiang and Xiaozhong Zhou and Ciliu Huang and Kanyuan Xia},
Abstract The Zengmu Basin is a large Tertiary marine sedimentary basin in the southern region of the South China Sea. It is considered to have multiple combinations of source rocks, reservoirs and caprock, making it a favourable prospect for oil and gas. Seismic investigations have shown that this has three tectonic sequences separated by two unconformities. The upper sequence consists of Oligocene to Recent marine sediments, the middle sequence is thought to be composed of Paleogene to Eocene… CONTINUE READING