• Filing Date: 2016-11-21
  • Form Type: 10-Q
  • Description: Quarterly report
Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2016
Nov. 16, 2016
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name US ENERGY CORP  
Entity Central Index Key 0000101594  
Document Type 10-Q  
Trading Symbol USEG  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2016  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity a Voluntary Filer No  
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   5,134,506
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016