• Filing Date: 2017-04-12
  • Form Type: 10-K
  • Description: Annual report
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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Apr. 12, 2017
Jun. 30, 2016
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name Yuma Energy, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001672326    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2016    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 13,100,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   12,211,256  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016