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Kani, Kani Township, Yinmabin District, Sagaing Region (Sagaing Division), Myanmari
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 43' 20'' North , 94° 12' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 22.72222,94.20778
GeoHash:G#: wh4crb2n8
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Burma

Situated on the west bank of Chindwin river.

Regions containing this locality

Indian Plate (India Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Iridium var: Platiniridium
Formula: (Ir,Pt)
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Formula: Pt
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index"]
Platinum var: Avaite
Formula: (Pt,Ir)
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index"]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
var: Platiniridium1.AF.10(Ir,Pt)
var: Avaite1.AF.10(Pt,Ir)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Platiniridium
var: Avaite

List of minerals for each chemical element

Ir Platinum (var: Avaite)(Pt,Ir)
Ir Iridium (var: Platiniridium)(Ir,Pt)
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Pt Platinum (var: Avaite)(Pt,Ir)
Pt Iridium (var: Platiniridium)(Ir,Pt)
Pt PlatinumPt

Regional Geology

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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2.588 - 23.03 Ma

ID: 3185708
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 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. [154]

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