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Oumjrane mining area, Alnif, Alnif County, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° North , 5° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Other regions containing this locality:Atlas Mountains, North Africa
Northwest Africa Meteorites
Sahara Desert, North Africa
Locality type:Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate


Widespread area of many artisanal mines. Spirifer Minerals Travel report III 2012 – Morocco, part II has a rough map. Mining activity gearing up according to Horst Burkhard as of January 2012. Hard to label most specimens from a specific "mine." Alnif is not that close.


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