Organic geochemistry of the asphaltite occurrences in the Gumushacikoy (Amasya) Area, Northern Turkey

Kara-Gulbay R., KORKMAZ S.

FUEL, vol.107, pp.74-83, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 107
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fuel.2012.12.051
  • Journal Name: FUEL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.74-83
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


The asphaltites are exposed in three different locations (Gokcukur Plato, Kagnici, and Saraycik villages) in NW Gumushacikoy (Amasya), Northern Turkey. In this study, organic geochemical characteristics of the asphaltite occurrences were investigated and correlated with each other.