Jamhuri Ya Muungano Wa Tanzania

Tanzania Geothermal Development Company


Eneo la jotoardhi la Musoma - Majimoto

Majimoto site is located in Majimoto Village, Ngoremi ward, Serengeti district in Mara region. The area has been explored for helium gas previously during colonial time and in recent history by Tanzania Oxygen Limited in 1996.

The area is located in the southern part of the Musoma - Mara greenstone belt, which is among the late Archean greenstone belts that make the northern segment of the ArchaeanCraton of Tanzania. The hot springs upwelling from alluvial sediments in a ‘saucer like’ shaped area surrounded by series of hills in a form of a ring, Mwitangubo hill on the north-western side of the area being the highest.