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Document and Entity Information
Sep. 27, 2019
Cover [Abstract]  
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0001737204
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Sep. 27, 2019
Entity Registrant Name Riviera Resources, Inc.
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity File Number 333-225927
Entity Tax Identification Number 82-5121920
Entity Address, Address Line One 600 Travis Street
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 1700
Entity Address, City or Town Houston
Entity Address, State or Province TX
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 77002
City Area Code 281
Local Phone Number 840-4000
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Entity Emerging Growth Company false