Khy-Siu mine, Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District (Moe Hnyin District), Kachin State, Myanmari
|Regional Level Types|
|Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract||- not defined -|
|Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan)||Township|
|Mohnyin District (Moe Hnyin District)||District|
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||25° North , 96° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~65km|
|Köppen climate type:||Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||Burma|
The locality of the largest jadeite boulder ever found:
8.75 meters (~29 feet), 33 metric tons (36 tons).
Note: This jadeite boulder is on display in front of the Gems, Jade and Pearl Emporium building in Yangon (Pyay Road).
Regions containing this locality
|Indian Plate (India Plate)||Tectonic Plate|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 9 - Silicates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)|
|Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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