|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude:||26° South , 15° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~210km|
|Owned/operated by:||Namdeb Diamond Corporation (PTY) Ltd (50%) - a subsidiary of De Beers Group of Companies|
|Locality type:||Group of Mines|
Area with several open-pit diamond mines (six in 1993).
The area consists of raised beaches that cover a distance of over 100 km north of the Orange River mouth to Chameis Bay.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Diamond|
Reference: Daul, J., Bauer, K. & Moser, P. (1993): Bergbau in Namiba - Erfahrungen einer Studienreise. Institut für Bergbaukunde, Bergtechnik und Bergwirtschaft, Wissenschaftliche Schriftenreihe No. 3, Leoben, Austria, 130 pp (in German).
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 1 - Elements|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS|
|Semi-metals and non-metals|
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- Daul, J., Bauer, K. & Moser, P. (1993): Bergbau in Namiba - Erfahrungen einer Studienreise. Institut für Bergbaukunde, Bergtechnik und Bergwirtschaft, Wissenschaftliche Schriftenreihe No. 3, Leoben, Austria, 130 pp (in German).
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