Mbeya (Panda Hill)

Carbonatite with residual enrichment rare earth element deposit in , Tanzania

Geographic location

Geologic characteristics

Deposit typeCarbonatite with residual enrichment
REE mineralsbastnäsite
monazite
rare earth carbonates
Ore mineralsapatite
pyrochlore
pyrite
magnetite
fluorite
celestite
barite
ilmenite
rutile
titanite
Gangue mineralscalcite
quartz
Host rock typesbeforsite
sovite
agglomerate
tufff
fenite

Nearby scientific information

Geologic map unit33.233333333333, -9
Other databasesFind additional scientific data near this location

Economic information

StatusNb-P resource

Comments

Nb reserve.

Bibliographic references