Akjoujt Mine (Guelb Moghrein Mine), Akjoujt (Akjout; Fort Repoux), Inchiri Region, Mauritania
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||19° 45' North , 14° 23' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||19.75000,-14.38333|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Northwest Africa|
A Cu-Co-Au-Fe-oxide mine property started in 1970 and closed in 1978. Possibly restarted 1987.
Scheduled to produce 105,000 tons/yr concentrate at 25% copper after 1985. Owned by Soc. Arabe des Mines d'Inchiri.
26 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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541 - 4000 Ma
|Precambrian mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.