New lost continent found near Mauritius Island that was part of the Indian plate but lost due to breaking of the Gondwana plate about 200 million year ago.
The piece of crust, which was subsequently covered by young lava during volcanic eruptions on the island, seems to be a tiny part of ancient land that broke off from the island of Madagascar, when Africa, India, Australia and Antarctica split.
This continent include zircon metal which is part of the uranium and thorium component.
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