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Diamond from
Chameis Bay, Orange River mining area, Karas Region, Namibia

Locality type:Bay
Classification
Species:Diamond
Formula:C
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Daul, J., Bauer, K. & Moser, P. (1993): Bergbau in Namiba - Erfahrungen einer Studienreise. Institut für Bergbaukunde, Bergtechnik und Bergwirtschaft, Wissenschaftliche Schriftenreihe No. 3, Leoben, Austria, 130 pp (in German).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diamond data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chameis Bay, Orange River mining area, Karas Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Diamond
64.8km (40.3 miles) A Bogenfels Mine, Lüderitz District, Karas Region, Namibia
115.2km (71.6 miles) B Daberas Mine, Orange River mining area, Karas Region, Namibia
116.5km (72.4 miles) C Elizabeth Bay Mine, Lüderitz District, Karas Region, Namibia
117.5km (73.0 miles) D Auchas mine, Orange River mining area, Karas Region, Namibia
118.8km (73.8 miles) E Sendelingsdrif area, Orange River mining area, Karas Region, Namibia
233.2km (144.9 miles) F Buffels Mine, Namakwa District (Namaqualand), Northern Cape, South Africa
233.8km (145.3 miles) G Annex Kleinzee Mine, Kleinzee, Namakwa District (Namaqualand), Northern Cape, South Africa
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