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Kariba Mine, Livingstone, Livingstone District, Southern Province, Zambiai
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Kariba MineMine
LivingstoneTown
Livingstone DistrictDistrict
Southern ProvinceProvince
ZambiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
17° 42' 5'' South , 26° 52' 53'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Maamba12,251 (2012)46.8km
Binga4,327 (2012)49.5km
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Fracture fillings in granitic gneisses and marbles.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.karibaminerals.com/amethyst-mining-and-processing.html
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.karibaminerals.com/amethyst-mining-and-processing.html

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2

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Africa
African PlateTectonic Plate

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