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Bonodou, Macenta Prefecture, Nzérékoré Region, Guinea

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 8° 33' 39'' North , 9° 1' 53'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 8.56111111111, -9.03138888889

Diamond occurence in fresh, unweathered kimberlite dykes, first explored and mined by Soviets.

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D. Bering - et al. (1998): Evaluation de l’inventaire des ressources minérales de Guinée – Etude.- Direction nationale de la recherche géologique et minière (Conakry), BGR (Hannover).- Hannover: Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe.- 109 + 51 p.: ill. + atlas (12 cartes: en coul.).Coopération technique - N° de projet: 94.2025.8

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2a74eEDhO4 (Mining diamonds in Macenta region)

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