Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Equity-Based Compensation (Details)

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Equity-Based Compensation (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2017
Mar. 31, 2016
Stock-based compensation expense    
Number of stock-based compensation awards authorized 16,906,500  
Number of shares available for future grant under the Plan 8,555,117  
Equity based compensation expense recognized $ 25,503 $ 23,470
Midstream Plan    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Number of stock-based compensation awards authorized 10,000,000  
Number of shares available for future grant under the Plan 7,944,445  
Restricted stock awards    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Equity based compensation expense recognized $ 18,225 17,467
Performance share unit awards    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Equity based compensation expense recognized 2,135 883
Stock options    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Equity based compensation expense recognized 620 660
Antero Midstream Partners Phantom Unit Awards    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Equity based compensation expense recognized 4,043 3,988
Equity awards issued to directors    
Stock-based compensation expense    
Equity based compensation expense recognized $ 480 $ 472