Driefontein Mine (East Driefontein Mine; West Driefontein Mine), Carletonville, Western Sector, Far West Rand (West Wits Line), West Rand District (West Rand), Gauteng, South Africai
|Regional Level Types|
|Driefontein Mine (East Driefontein Mine; West Driefontein Mine)||Mine|
|Carletonville||- not defined -|
|Far West Rand (West Wits Line)||- not defined -|
|West Rand District (West Rand)||District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
26° 24' 3'' South , 27° 25' 46'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Gold mine operated by Sibanye Gold. In September 1999 East Driefontein and West Driefontein gold mines where merged into Driefontein mine.
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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:20-31; Econ Geol (1986) 81:20-31
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS|
|Metals, other than the Platinum Group|
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