Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Kaukausib

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Occurrence number: 
116-00-030
Country: 
Namibia
Location: 
Longitude: 15.57, Latitude: -26.9

This occurrence comprises a low rise 150 m in diameter strewn with lateritic talus and a few outcrops of ferruginous silicified carbonatite. There are probably a few minor beforsite dykes.

References: 
VERWOERD, W.J. 1993. Update on carbonatites of South Africa and Namibia. South African Journal of Geology, 96: 75-96.
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