Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Tagha (Tarart, Tarat)

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Occurrence number: 
121-00-011
Country: 
Niger
Location: 
Longitude: 8.52, Latitude: 18.2

This very small intrusion, situated 12 km west of Egalah (No. 121-00-012), is composed of a sodic amphibole-biotite granite identical to that of Egalah.

References: 
BLACK, R., JAUJOU, M. and PELLATON, C. 1967. Notice explicative sur la carte geologique de l'Air à l'échelle du 1/500 000. Direction des Mines et de la Geologie. Republique du Niger, 1-57.
Location: 
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