Tazouta, Sefrou, Sefrou Province, Fès-Meknès Region, Morocco
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||33° North , 4° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~49km|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Atlas Mountains, North Africa|
|Köppen climate type:||Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||(Tagnaneit;Takaneit)|
Located near Sefrou. A famous locality for producing a large number of groups of aragonite trillings.
The locality was earlier referred to as Tagnaneit or Takaneit.
Its not "Tazouta mine" (as earlier stated in Mindat); the aragonites are found in an open outcrop, which had never been mined. (Peter Seroka)
1 valid mineral.
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Jahn, S., Medenbach, O., Lyckberg, P., Lierl, H. J., Bode, R. & Brandstätter, G. (2003): Marokko - Land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag, Haltern, Germany, 543 pp. (p. 354-357)