Petrobas has made a new gas discovery in the Amazon basin.
The company said it was made while drilling of well 1-BRSA-1293-AM took place.
The site, informally known as Jusante do Aneba, was drillinh to a total depth of 2.040 metres.
Petrobas said prelimiary tests have confirmed the presence of light oil and gas in arenaceous reservoirs.
The company is the operator of the consortium with a 60% share, in partnership with Petrogal Brasil.
The consortium will proceed with activities to evaluate the oil and gas bearing reservoirs.