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Ore deposit description:

Identifier: TZA-00044
Name(s): Mara mine (TZA) - North Mara - Mara North - Nyabirama mine (North Mara) - Mobrama mine (North Mara)
Country(ies): TANZANIA (United Republic of Tanzania) -
NameProduction 3 year averageReserveResourceUnitClassOre type(s)
Gold19 1.509042 tB Native-element ore.
Copper0 ?00 tN/A Ore in which the element forms a distinct mineral phase.
Lead0 ?00 tN/A Ore in which the element forms a distinct mineral phase.
Main morphology: Field of discordant lodes (n*km2, n*ha)
Morphology(ies): Field of discordant lodes (n*km2, n*ha) - Surficial orebody of secondary origin -
Deposit type(s): Shear / fault zone, vein; Ashanti-type - Residual concentration -
Host rock(s): Greenstone (s.l.) - Granitoid - Granite (s.l.) -
Exploitation type(s): Open cast (open pit) mining -
MineralisationHost rock
Status: Producing industrial mine

Class definition: for the considered commodity, following its calculated total potential (passed production + reserves + resources), the ore deposit is classified into class A (very large deposit), B (large deposit), C (medium deposit), D (small deposit), E (occurrence), or N/A (no information available).
Used units are: t = metric ton (1000 kg), ct = carat

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