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Thambani U-REE prospects (Chikoleka; Little Ngona), Thambani Mts, Mwanza, Southern Region, Malawii
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Thambani U-REE prospects (Chikoleka; Little Ngona)Group of Prospects
Thambani MtsMountain Range
MwanzaDistrict
Southern RegionRegion
MalawiCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
15° 41' 27'' South , 34° 25' 58'' East
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PlacePopulationDistance
Mwanza11,379 (2011)13.9km


An exploration prospect covering an area of 136.9km2 which has identified a number of potential uranium and Nb-Ta targets.

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African PlateTectonic Plate

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1 valid mineral.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Hornblende'
Reference: http://www.mkango.ca/s/thambani.asp
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: http://www.mkango.ca/s/thambani.asp
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: http://www.mkango.ca/s/thambani.asp

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hornblende'-
'Pyrochlore'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Hornblende'-
'Pyrochlore'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
NaSodium
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
AlAluminium
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
SiSilicon
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)

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