Ampasibitika, Ampasindava Peninsula, Ambanja District, Diana Region (Northern Region), Antsiranana Province, Madagascar
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||13° 47' 24'' South , 48° 12' 32'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-13.79000,48.20889|
|Köppen climate type:||Am : Tropical monsoon climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Ampasibitika, Saikanosin' Ampasindava, Distrikan' i Ambanja, Faritra Diana, Faritanin' i Antsiranana, Madagasikara|
Most of the minerals listed are found in dikes of rare-metal taxitic or foliated aegirine-riebeckite granites, a rock A. Lacroix (1922) named "fasibitikite". The locality is situated at the southeastern coast of the Ampasindava peninsula in the northwestern part of Madagascar.
55 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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145 - 201.3 Ma
|Jurassic sedimentary rocks|