|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||25° 44' 33'' South , 118° 40' 27'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-25.74252,118.67444|
|Köppen climate type:||BWh : Hot deserts climate|
Located 18 kilometres south-west of Peak Hill. Hosted by altered metabasites within a major shear zone of greywacke-shale. Quartz mylonite units are within the metabasites. The deposit grades a high 17.5 g/t, but estimated reserves is only 1800 tonnes.
2 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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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0 - 2.588 Ma
Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)
Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
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). 
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Glengarry Group
Comments: Naberru Basin
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.