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Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape Province, South Africa

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A view of the entrance of one of the lower adits.

Manganese Mines, Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape Province, South Africa
A view of the entrance of one of the lower adits.

Manganese Mines, Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape Province, South Africa
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 2' South , 18° 21' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -34.03333,18.35000
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Cape granite

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7 valid minerals.

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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Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 2229566
Greyton Pluton Pluton of Cape Granite Suite

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Greyton Pluton Pluton

Description: Granite

Reference: Council for Geoscience. Geologic map of South Africa, 1:1M. National Science Councils of South Africa. [41]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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