Tombo Apale Cave 4

(Cheringoma - MZ)
Longueur 47m Profondeur 4m
Grottocenter / carte


Michael Laumanns - 26/11/2015

Dimba village, Chidanga zone, Cheringoma district, Sofala province. 34°57'59"E. 18°22'40' N (GPS WGS84), ca. 270 m asl. Surveyed on 27 Aug. 1998 by Herbert Daniel Gebauer, Adriano Germano, Michael Laumanns and Rosario Ruggieri (BCRAGrade 4b). Length: 47 m. Vertical range: -4 m. Two small sinkhole dolines are interconnected by a small rift controlled cave passage (4 x 1 x 1 m). The passage shows solution features and has several solution cupolas (,,avens”). Although small, the cave houses bats and it’s floor is covered with dry bat guano.

Cavités proche

Distance (km)NomLongueur (m)Profondeur (m)
0.5Tombo Apale Cave 3186
0.5Ninga Tombo Apale416
0.7Ninga rego Swere10110
0.7Tombo Apale Cave 2234
0.8Ninga Niamagingiri1657
1.5Ninga Macie [Cementary Cave]55
6.4Larger Umbira Cave1068
6.5Smaller Umbira Cave
16.0Ninga Manguenje18810