Wadi ash-Shati'

The Wadi ash-Shati' (Wadi ash Shatti) is a valley in west-central Libya, arising out of the Sawda Mountains, situated between the towns Wanzarik and Umm al-'Abid in the west and east, respectively. It is known for iron ore and manganese deposits.[1]


  1. ^ Goudarzi, Gus H., (1970) Geology and Mineral Resources of Libya — A Reconnaissance U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 660, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., pp. 2, 57, 63-69, OCLC 88823

Coordinates: 27°30′N 14°11′E / 27.500°N 14.183°E / 27.500; 14.183