Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2019
Aug. 02, 2019
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Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2019  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 1-13283  
Entity Registrant Name PENN VIRGINIA CORP  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code VA  
Entity Tax Identification Number 23-1184320  
Entity Address, Address Line One 16285 PARK TEN PLACE, SUITE 500  
Entity Address, City or Town HOUSTON  
Entity Address, State or Province TX  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 77084  
City Area Code 713  
Local Phone Number 722-6500  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business false  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value  
Trading Symbol PVAC  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   15,107,265
Amendment Flag false  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Entity Central Index Key 0000077159  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31