Aredor Mine, Gbenko, Kérouané Prefecture, Kankan Region, Guineai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
9° 17' 2'' North , 9° 15' 30'' West
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Alluvial diamond mine 35 km west of Kérouané. Operated 1984-94. Restarted 1996 by Trivalence Mining Corp, reaching 35000 carats production in 2001. Diamondiferous kimberlites nearby have been prospected.
The mine concession covers an area of approximately 1,212 km2.
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1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Diamond|
Reference: Yager, T. R. (2004). Guinea, Liberia, AND Sierra Leone. USGS Minerals Yearbook, 3, 171.
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
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