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Document and Entity Information Statement
Jun. 28, 2019
Document Information [Line Items]  
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Jun. 28, 2019
Entity Registrant Name DIAMONDBACK ENERGY, INC.
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity Tax Identification Number 45-4502447
Entity Address, Address Line One 500 West Texas
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 1200
Entity Address, City or Town Midland,
Entity Address, State or Province TX
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 79701
City Area Code (432)
Local Phone Number 221-7400
Trading Symbol FANG
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0001539838
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer
Entity Small Business false