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Ore deposit description:

Identifier: TZA-00677
Name(s): Kahama (Au) - Chocolate Reef - Kahama Gold - Buzwagi
Country(ies): TANZANIA (United Republic of Tanzania) -
Commodity(ies):
NameProduction 3 year averageReserveResourceUnitClassOre type(s)
Gold0 12.40060 tB Native-element ore.
Silver0 ?037 tE Ore of indeterminate nature.
Copper0 ?014 400 tD Ore in which the element forms a distinct mineral phase.
Main morphology: Discordant envelope of disseminated ore
Morphology(ies): Discordant envelope of disseminated ore -
Deposit type(s): Shear / fault zone, vein; Ashanti-type -
Host rock(s): Granite (s.l.) - Cataclastite, brittle to ductile-brittle tectonite -
Exploitation type(s): Mining method unkown -
Ages:
MineralisationHost rock
UpperLowerUpperLower
NeoarcheanNeoarcheanMesoarcheanMesoarchean
Status: Deposit under development - project
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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