Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given Equinor consent for exploration drilling in Block 6407/1 in the Norwegian Sea. Well 6407/1-8 S will be drilled to test the Appolonia prospect in production licence PL 263.
Geographical coordinates are 64° 59' 55.64" North 07° 11' 30.10" East. Water depth is 295 metres.
The well is scheduled to take 54 days and will be drilled by the West Hercules.
Source: Petroleum Safety Authority Norway