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Abu Ramla (Abu Ramlu)

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Occurrence number: 
054-00-025
Country: 
Ethiopia
Location: 
Longitude: 35.1, Latitude: 11.7

Abu Ramla is a multiple intrusion of ring dykes. According to Vail (1985) it contains nepheline syenite but details have not been traced.

References: 
VAIL, J.R. 1985. Alkaline ring complexes in Sudan. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 3: 51-9.
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