|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): ||13° South , 49° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~73km|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
The dark green emeralds are hosted in glimmerites as small crystals. Pegmatites are characterized by colourless beryls, and the quartz-oligoclase and quartz veins contain pale green and bluish beryls.
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1 valid mineral.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings|
|Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution|
|Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.|
List of minerals for each chemical element
E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 92
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