Table 1.

Petrophysical and geomechanical properties of block 2 used in this study

Orientation to bedding layerPetrophysical propertiesGeomechanical properties
ρ (g cm–1)ϕ (%)k (mD)E (GPA)νφ (o)UCS (MPa)C (MPa)
V2.348.930.027.30.0437.320.66.0
H2.359.1212534.10.238.830.710.0

ρ, density; ϕ, gas porosity; k, permeability to gas; E, Young's modulus; ν, Poisson's ratio; φ, angle of internal friction; UCS, unconfined compressive strength; C, cohesion. The geomechanical properties were measured under drained conditions.