North Nymagee Copper Mine, Nymagee, Mouramba Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||32° 3' 38'' South , 146° 18' 24'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-32.060618785, 146.306843015|
|Age:||419.2 ± 3.2 to 393.3 ± 1.2 Ma|
|Geologic Time:||Early Devonian|
|Reference for age:||Gilligan, L.B., Suppel, D.W. (1993) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Nymagee 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SI/55-2). Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 171 p.|
Not to be confused with the nearby, larger Nymagee Copper Mine.
A former underground mine.
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13 valid minerals.
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|Pragian - Ludlow|
407.6 - 427.4 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (407.6 - 427.4 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Amphitheatre Group
Description: Clastic sediments, undivided.
Comments: sedimentary siliciclastic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
Lithology: Sedimentary siliciclastic
Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). 
Localities in this Region
Gilligan, L.B., Suppel, D.W. (1993) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Nymagee 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SI/55-2). Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 171 p.
McKinnon, A.R., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2005) Other notable mineral occurrences in the Cobar region. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 11, 117-121.