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Ivory Coast

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Geological map of Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast
Geological map of Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast
Geological map of Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast
Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 7° 30' North , 5° 35' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 7.50000,-5.58333
Area:322,463 km2
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Côte d'Ivoire

Country in Western Africa.
Surface: 322460 km²

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Mineral List

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74 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Regional Geology

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2050 - 2300 Ma

ID: 3306643

Age: Rhyacian (2050 - 2300 Ma)

Lithology: Plutonic and metamorphic

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

2500 - 2800 Ma

ID: 3186690
Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)

Lithology: Migmatite; paragneiss

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]

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Localities in this Region

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