|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||66° 25' 25'' North , 112° 40' 33'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||66.42372,112.67602|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Soviet Union (1922-1991)|
|Owned/operated by:||Alrosa (100%)|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
The first kimberlite discovered in Siberia (1954) on the Daldyn river, Upper Markha River Valley 15 km E of Udachnaya.
Mining since 1999.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
14 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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443.8 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary 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. 
485.4 - 497 Ma
Age: Furongian (485.4 - 497 Ma)
Description: West Siberian Basin, Siberian Platform, Anabar-Olenek uplift
Comments: Craton cover; Petrov et al., unpublished compilation, 2007-08
Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A.