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Amber diggings, Tanai, Tanai Township (Tanaing Township), Myitkyina District, Kachin State, Myanmari
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Amber diggingsDiggings
Tanai- not defined -
Tanai Township (Tanaing Township)Township
Myitkyina DistrictDistrict
Kachin StateState

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° North , 96° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~93km
Locality type:Diggings
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Burma

Amber diggings WSW of Tanai.

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Indian Plate (India Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Reference: numerous well-labelled specimens on sale at Kyoto show, 2010
'Amber var: Burmite'
Formula: C10H16O + (H2S)
Reference: numerous well-labelled specimens on sale at Kyoto show, 2010

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'var: Burmite'-C10H16O + (H2S)

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'var: Burmite'-C10H16O + (H2S)

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H Amber (var: Burmite)C10H16O + (H2S)
C Amber (var: Burmite)C10H16O + (H2S)
O Amber (var: Burmite)C10H16O + (H2S)
S Amber (var: Burmite)C10H16O + (H2S)

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