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Ore deposit description:

Identifier: TZA-00064
Name(s): Tulawaka
Country(ies): TANZANIA (United Republic of Tanzania) -
Commodity(ies):
NameProduction 3 year averageReserveResourceUnitClassOre type(s)
Gold0 15.55171.80 tC Ore in which the native element is free or in fissures (recoverable by grinding).
Main morphology: Discordant lode or vein (thickness > 50 cm), in clusters or isolated
Morphology(ies): Field of discordant lodes (n*km2, n*ha) - Discordant envelope of disseminated ore -
Deposit type(s): Shear / fault zone, vein; Ashanti-type -
Host rock(s): Meta-rhyolite - Micaschist - Garnet-micaschist -
Exploitation type(s): Surface mining -
Ages:
MineralisationHost rock
UpperLowerUpperLower
NeoarcheanNeoarcheanMesoarcheanMesoarchean
Status: Producing industrial mine
Localization:

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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