Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Gorgor

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Occurrence number: 
131-00-002
Country: 
Peru
Region: 
Pasco
Location: 
Longitude: -76.08, Latitude: -10.05

A breccia zone up to 15-30 m thick and extending for 1 km along the length of a northwest-southeast-trending fault is filled with carbonate rocks and has an aureole of 'carbonatization' extending outwards for up to 200 m. Preliminary geochemical work indi

References: 
V. Freundt Oriheula, personal communication, 1981
Location: 
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith