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Lukhra Au deposit, Svaneti District, Racha-Lochkhumi-Kvemo Svaneti Region, Georgia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 1' 55'' North , 42° 22' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.03222,42.37611
GeoHash:G#: szwhu3c2f
Other regions containing this locality:Soviet Union (1922-1991)
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


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Paleozoic
252.17 - 541 Ma



ID: 3188489
Paleozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Paleozoic
252.17 - 541 Ma



ID: 3150493
Caucasus, Timanian Ridge

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{carbonates,marble,shale/slate}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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References

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- Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Gold deposits and occurrences of the Greater Caucasus, Georgia Republic: Their genesis and prospecting criteria. Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.
Kekelia, S., Kekelia, M., Gagnidze, N., Popkhadze, N., Mshvenieradze, I., Lobzhanidze, K., & Kharazishvili, G. (2017). Svaneti Gold Occurence (Kirar-Abakuri Ore Knot) and its Genesis. Bull. Georg. Natl. Acad. Sci, 11(2).

 
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