Magellan Petroleum 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
(Amendment No. 1)
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): February 10, 2010 (December 22, 2009)
Magellan Petroleum Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
This Current Report on Form 8-K/A (Amendment No. 1) hereby amends and supplements the Current Report on Form 8-K (the Report) of Magellan Petroleum Corporation (the Company) originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 23, 2009 regarding the Companys sale of its ownership interests in the Nockatunga oil fields, pursuant to the Asset Sale Agreement described in the Report. The information previously reported in the Report is incorporated by reference into this Amendment No. 1.
The attached unaudited pro forma financial statements give effect to the completion of the Nockatunga asset sale transaction. These financial statements are required to be filed pursuant to Article 11 of Regulation S-X under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and are included in this Amendment No. 1 under Item 9.01.
(b) Pro forma financial statements
Filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 are the unaudited pro forma financial statements of the Company as of September 30, 2009 and statement of operations for the year ended June 30, 2009 and the three months ended September 30, 2009, reflecting the completion of the Nockatunga asset sale transaction. These pro forma financial statement are required to be filed pursuant to Article 11 of Regulation S-X under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: February 10, 2010