|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||2° 55' 59'' South , 33° 49' 0'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-2.93333,33.81667|
|Owned/operated by:||Blackdown Resources (UK) Ltd|
|Locality type:||Project (In Development) - last checked 2018|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
The Zanzui Complex is a circular, layered ultramafic-mafic intrusion about 10km in diameter and covering an area of approximately 78km2. The central part of the complex forms a low but prominent hill, which is capped by a siliceous duricrust of weathered dunite.
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No minerals currently recorded for this locality.
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| ⓘ 'commodity:Platinum-Group Metals'|
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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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2500 - 2800 Ma
Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)
Lithology: Plutonic and metamorphic
Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. 
2500 - 4000 Ma
|Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 Ma)
Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks
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.