|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 29' 21'' North , 6° 39' 48'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||30.48904,-6.66329|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco|
Atlas Mountains, North Africa
Northwest Africa Meteorites
Sahara Desert, North Africa
|Köppen climate type:||BWh : Hot deserts climate|
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47 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Cambrian - Ediacaran|
485.4 - 635 Ma
541 - 1000 Ma
|Neoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks|
Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)
Lithology: Mafic-intermediate undivided volcanic rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
541 - 4000 Ma
Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)
Lithology: Plutonic ultramafic group
Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3.