Dakhlah Oasis (Dakhleh Oasis), Western Desert, New Valley Governorate, Egypt
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||25° 29' 29'' North , 28° 58' 45'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||25.491556, 28.979222|
Located about 250 km E of Luxor.
The oasis is the site of an impact event ~150 ka ago (during Middle Stone Age). A so-called Dakhleh Glass has formed during this event, which may have been an aerial burst.
6 valid minerals.
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