Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto), Namibia
|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||19° 13' South , 17° 42' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-19.21667,17.70000|
The town adjacent to the famous Tsumeb mine.
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307 valid minerals. 72 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.
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541 - 1000 Ma
|Neoproterozoic sedimentary rocks|