Western Desert, Egypt
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Western part of the Libyan desert which occupies Egypt west of the Nile (the Egyptian portion is thus called the Western Desert), eastern Libya and northwestern Sudan alongside the Nubian Desert.
Mineral ListMineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
31 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
- Metamorphic rock
- Lunar, meteorite and other extra-terrestrial rock and sediment
Localities in this Region
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