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Takua Pa (Takuapa), Phangnga Province, Thailand

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude: 8° North , 98° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~108km

Tin mining area, mines closed.

The Sn/W deposits, which are of pegmatite, quartz-vein and disseminated types, are closely associated with tourmaline-muscovite and leucocratic granites (Khao Kata Khwam granitic batholith).

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S. Nakapadungrat, N. Chulacharit, Y. Munthachit, T. Chotigkrai, S. Sangsila (1988): The Tin-Tungsten Granites of the Takua Pa Area, Southern Thailand. Pp. 649-668 in: C. S. Hutchison (ed.), Geology of Tin Deposits in Asia and the Pacific, Springer, 718 pp.

Nakapadungrat, S. & Maneenai, D. (1993). The Phuket, Phangnga and Takua Pa tin-field, Thailand. Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Sciences, 8(1-4), 359-368.

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