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Kyaukmedaung (Kyaukmedaung-Shwechaung area), Dawei (Tavoy), Dawei District (Tavoy District), Tanintharyi Region (Tanintharyi Division; Taninthayi Division; Tenasserim Division), Myanmar

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Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Burma


Tin mining.
Located near Dawei (Tavoy).

Note on the mineral list: The diamond is reported from the Kyaukmedaung-Shwechaung area (Win et al., 2001).

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5 valid minerals.

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References

Win, T.T., Davies, R.M., Griffin, W.L., Wathanakul, P. & French, D.H. (2001). Distribution and characteristics of diamonds from Myanmar. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 19, 563-577.

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