Worldwide Sedimentary Basins Map

Expand hydrocarbon research with high-resolution mapping

What if you could compare basins worldwide with a single geology map?

This global sedimentary basins map is a full-color, laminated 2 x 1.47 meters wall display is built to a 1:20,000,000 scale and has been an essential reference since 1986. IHS Markit Exploration and Production Database subscribers can access the map via the Basin Dataset module for these latest updates:

  • Precise data and reference points
  • Basin outlines, including western US limits
  • Detailed cultural layers
  • Precise topographic and bathymetric background
  • Easy-reference basin name roster
  • Major oceanic tectonic features (transform faults, mid-oceanic ridges, subduction zones)

Available Versions

The 2007 IHS Markit Worldwide Sedimentary Basins Map is available in printed or digital versions.

Printed Format
Hard copy printed using high-resolution technology; measurements: 6.5 feet by 4.8 feet, or 2 meters by 1.47 meters

Digital Format
Available in PDF format

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