Tolukuma Mine, Central Province, Papua New Guinea
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||8° 34' 24'' South , 147° 8' 31'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-8.57361,147.14211|
|Köppen climate type:||Af : Tropical rainforest climate|
Low-sulphidation epithermal Au-Ag deposit.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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66 - 252.17 Ma
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 252.17 Ma)
Comments: Used rarely - only where it is unlikely that rock-type information could not be found in available maps or literature to revise uncertain or incorrect assignments.
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.