Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert (Bet-Pak-Dal Desert), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||47° 16' North , 72° 15' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||47.26667,72.25000|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Soviet Union (1922-1991)|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
Greisen tungsten-molybdenum deposit.
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108 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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358.9 - 443.8 Ma
|Silurian-Devonian mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.