Trekopje Mine, Swakopmund District, Erongo Region, Namibia
An open-pit mine on an uranium deposit in the central Namib Desert, at Trekopje, approximately 65 Km north-east of Swakopmund. The mineral licence area covers approximately 37,368 ha, and includes parts of the farms Trekkopje, klein Trekkopje and Arandis. The vertical extent of the mineralisation, which is roughly stratiform, is variable, but most of it occurs within 30 m below surface. (J. Kinahan, Quaternary Research Services, Windhoek)
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
This page is currently not sponsored. To sponsor this page click here.
|Fade toolbar when not in focus||Fix toolbar to bottom of page|
|Hide Social Media Links|
|Slideshow frame delay||seconds|
Locality Updated: Carthage meteorite, Carthage, Smith Co., Tennessee, USAFrom Chester S. Lemanski, Jr., 20th Dec 2014 00:17:21