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Namib II Mine, Wlotzkasbaken, Arandis, Erongo Region, Namibiai
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Namib II MineMine
WlotzkasbakenProperty
ArandisTown
Erongo RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
22° South , 14° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
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Small quarry just south of Wlotzkas Baken, approximately 2.3 km east of the coastal road between Hentiesbaai and Swakopmund, Namibia. Not to be confused with the Namib lead-zinc mine east of Swakopmund in the Rossing area locality http://www.mindat.org/loc-64282.html

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: American Mineralogist 87 (2002) pp. 17-44; P. Ramdohr, The Ore Minerals and Their Intergrowths 2nd ed (1980) p. 387.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: American Mineralogist 87 (2002) pp. 17-44; P. Ramdohr, The Ore Minerals and Their Intergrowths 2nd ed (1980) p. 387.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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American Mineralogist 87 (2002) 17-44


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