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Cover Page - shares
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2019
Jul. 29, 2019
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2019  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-37697  
Entity Registrant Name CENTENNIAL RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT, INC.  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Tax Identification Number 47-5381253  
Entity Address, Address Line One 1001 Seventeenth Street,  
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 1800,  
Entity Address, City or Town Denver,  
Entity Address, State or Province CO  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 80202  
City Area Code 720  
Local Phone Number 499-1400  
Title of 12(b) Security Class A Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share  
Trading Symbol CDEV  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Smaller Reporting Company false  
Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Central Index Key 0001658566  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Class A    
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   264,436,351
Class C    
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   12,003,183