|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||5° 15' 0'' North , 37° 28' 59'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||5.25000,37.48333|
Surface exposure of pegmatites, south of Konso in western Sidamo, actively producing specimen-grade material since 2002.
(Note that the coordinates here are those of the town, not the pegmatites.)
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9 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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23.03 - 66 Ma
2500 - 4000 Ma
|Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 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. 
Localities in this Region
- Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples' Region