Bulolo Mine, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||7° 12' 39'' South , 146° 37' 56'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-7.21084,146.63230|
|Köppen climate type:||Af : Tropical rainforest climate|
Located south-west of Lae McAdam National Park
The Bulolo mine area covers most parts of the Bulolo Valley, approximately 75km southwest of Lae.
The mine works a placer deposit.
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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|Cenozoic - Mesozoic|
0 - 252.17 Ma
|Mesozoic-Cenozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks|
Age: Phanerozoic (0 - 252.17 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.