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The Components of Crude Oil. Crude oil is essentially a mixture of many different hydrocarbons ... Navigation. Main page · Contents · Featured content · Current events · Random article · Donate to Wikipedia · Wikipedia store ...

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crude oil: liquid petroleum that is found accumulated in various porous rock ... Those elements form a large variety of complex molecular structures, some of ... hydrocarbons in crude oil; certain liquid paraffins are the major constituents of ...

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The major classes of hydrocarbons in crude oils include: Paraffins ... On average, crude oils are made of the following elements or compounds: Carbon - 84% ...

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Jul 24, 2009 ... While hydrocarbons are usually the primary component of crude oil, their composition can vary from 50%-97% depending on the type of crude ...

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Although the composition of petroleum will contain many trace elements the key ... of the four main hydrocarbons found within petroleum as part of the petroleum  ...

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Although there are 20,000 petroleum fields known worldwide, more than half of the known reserves are contained in the 51 largest fields. The Middle East has ...

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Mar 2, 2012 ... progressed to the extent that the oil industry became the major supplier of the ... The crude oils are mostly based on two elements carbon and ...

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Although the term petroleum includes only liquid crude oil in the strictest sense, in common useage, it refers to a ... What are the most common elements found in petroleum? .... Canada and Venezuela have the largest deposits of bitumen.

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Trace element distribution patterns were determined in crude oils from ... by two major fault systems (NE-SW and NW-SE), which were responsible for the oil ...