|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||6° 20' 26'' North , 1° 59' 8'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||6.34058,-1.98557|
|Other regions containing this locality:||West Africa|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
Gold mine opened by Resolute Mining in 1997.
Located 40 km NW of Obuasi and 215 km north-west of Accra.
1 valid mineral.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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2050 - 2300 Ma
2300 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Siderian (2300 - 2500 Ma)
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.