Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Karibib District, Erongo Region, Namibia

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 21° 56' 17'' South , 15° 51' 16'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -21.9380555556, 15.8544444444


No description has been added for this locality. Can you add one?

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Albite

var: Cleavelandite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Alkali Feldspar'

'Allanite Group'

Alluaudite

'Alluaudite-Na□'

Alunite

Amblygonite

'Amblygonite-Montebrasite Series'

Andalusite

Andradite

var: Demantoid

Ankerite

Anorthite

'Apatite'

Arrojadite-(KFe)

Arseniosiderite

Arsenopyrite

'Axinite Group'

Axinite-(Mg)

Barbosalite

Bastnäsite-(Ce)

Bermanite

Berndtite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Goshenite

var: Heliodor

var: Morganite

Beusite

Beyerite

'Bindheimite'

'Biotite'

Bismite

Bismoclite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

Bixbyite

Bornite

'Brabantite'

Brazilianite

Brockite

Brushite

Cacoxenite

Calcite

Cassiterite

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chenevixite

Childrenite

'Childrenite-Eosphorite Series'

'Chlorite Group'

Chrysoberyl

Chrysocolla

'Clays'

Clinobisvanite

Clinochlore

'Clinochrysotile'

Clinozoisite

Collinsite

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Cookeite

Cordierite

Corundum

Covellite

Cristobalite

Cryptomelane

Cyrilovite

Descloizite

Dickinsonite-(KMnNa)

Diopside

Dolomite

Dufrénite

Elbaite

var: Siberite

Eosphorite

Epidote

Ernstite (TL)

Euclase

Euxenite-(Y)

Eylettersite

Fairfieldite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

'Fergusonite'

Ferrisicklerite

'Ferrisicklerite-Sicklerite Series'

Florencite-(Ce)

Fluorapatite

var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite

Fluor-elbaite

Fluorite

var: Yttrofluorite

Fluor-schorl

Foitite

Forsterite

Frondelite

Gahnite

Galena

'Garnet'

Gibbsite

Giniite (TL)

Goethite

Gold

Goldmanite

Gormanite

Goyazite

Graphite

Grossular

Grunerite

Hagendorfite

Hectorite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

Herderite

Heterosite

'Heterosite-Purpurite Series'

'Hornblende'

Hureaulite

Hydroxylherderite

Ilmenite

'Indicolite'

'Jahnsite'

'Jahnsite Group'

'Jasper'

Jeremejevite

Joosteite (TL)

Kaolinite

Karibibite (TL)

'K Feldspar'

Kidwellite

Kryzhanovskite

Landesite

Laueite

Lazulite

'Lepidolite'

Leucophosphite

'Limonite'

Lindströmite

Linnaeite

Lipscombite

Lithiophilite

'Lithiophilite-Triphylite Series'

Löllingite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

Maldonite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganite

Marcasite

Mélonjosephite

Metanováčekite

Metatorbernite

Metazeunerite

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Microlite Group

Mimetite

Mitridatite

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Monetite

Montebrasite

Montgomeryite

Montmorillonite

Morinite

Mottramite

Muscovite

Nacrite

Natrojarosite

Nontronite

Olenite

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase

Petalite

Phenakite

Phlogopite

Phosphosiderite

Phosphuranylite

Phurcalite

Pollucite

Prehnite

Pseudomalachite

Pucherite

Purpurite

Pyrite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Rose Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Robertsite

Rockbridgeite

'Rubellite'

Russellite

Rutile

Sampleite

Sarcopside

Scheelite

Schneiderhöhnite

Schorl

Scorodite

Scorzalite

Segnitite

Sellaite

Shattuckite

Sicklerite

Siderite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Stanĕkite (TL)

Stewartite

Stolzite

Strengite

Strunzite

Talc

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Fe)

Tavorite

Thorite

Titanite

Todorokite

Topaz

'Tourmaline'

'var: Achroite'

'var: Watermelon Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Triphylite

Triplite

Turquoise

Uraninite

Uranophane

Uranophane-β

Uranotungstite

Ushkovite

Vanadinite

Variscite

Varulite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

'Wad'

Walpurgite

Waylandite

Whiteite-(CaMnMg)

Whitlockite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Wulfenite

Xenotime-(Y)

'Zinnwaldite'

Zircon

Zwieselite


213 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Geochronology

Mineralization age: Cambrian Series 2 : 515 ± 36 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Paleozoic
  Cambrian
   Cambrian Series 2
ⓘ Amblygonite515 ± 36 MaRubikon Mine (Rubicon Mine), Okongava Ost Farm 72, Karibib District, Erongo Region, Namibia
ⓘ Muscovite515 ± 36 MaRubikon Mine (Rubicon Mine), Okongava Ost Farm 72, Karibib District, Erongo Region, Namibia

Localities in this Region

Namibia

This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2017, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: September 25, 2017 19:38:16
Go to top of page