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Eta-Etu, Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 0° 19' 59'' North , 28° 19' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 0.33333,28.33333
GeoHash:G#: s8h1usxty
Other regions containing this locality:Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Central Africa
Köppen climate type:As : Tropical dry savanna climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Zaïre


Located in Kobokobo District, Kivu Province.


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6 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Neoarchean
2500 - 2800 Ma



ID: 3311438

Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic-sedimentary and plutonic

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Mesoarchean - Paleoarchean
2800 - 3600 Ma



ID: 3185751
Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Archean (2800 - 3600 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. [154]

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References

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Van Wambeke, L. (1975) un nouveau minéral appartenant à la série de la crandallite. Bull. Soc. fr. Minéral. Cristallogr, 97(98), 351-353.

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