|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 54' 24'' North , 3° 59' 45'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||30.90667,-3.99583|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Sahara Desert, North Africa|
|Köppen climate type:||BWh : Hot deserts climate|
Minerals labelled "Taouz" originates from several Pb-veins in a 40 x 15 km area NW of the village of Taouz in the southwestern Marocco. No localities occurs in the village. The most importants workings occurs at Mefis, Tadaout, Tizi n' Ressas, Cheîb er Rass, Bou Maïz, Adrar, Bouladame, Jbel Rheriss and Mirsan.
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42 valid minerals.
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443.8 - 541 Ma
|Cambrian-Ordovician sedimentary rocks|