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Langer Heinrich Uranium Mine Namibia is located at West of central Namibia, Southern Africa. It lies 80km east of the major deepwater seaport at Walvis Bay and the coastal town of Swakopmund, Namibia. Location coordinates are: Latitude= -22.8148, Longitude= 15.3248. This infrastructure is of TYPE Uranium_Mines and CATEGORY Fuels and Resources. It has 1 unit(s). The first unit was commissioned in 2007. It is operated by Karibib Mining

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