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Coronation Hill (Guratba), South Alligator River, West Arnhem Region, Northern Territory, Australia

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 1 - Elements
var: Electrum1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
var: Ferroan Dolomite
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
var: Sericite
Unclassified Minerals
'Chlorite Group'-
'Copper Stain'-

24 entries listed. 22 valid minerals.


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Mernagh, T. P., Heinrich, C. A., Leckie, J. F., Carville, D. P., Gilbert, D. J., Valenta, R. K., & Wyborn, L. A. I. (1994). Chemistry of low-temperature hydrothermal gold, platinum, and palladium (+ or-uranium) mineralization at Coronation Hill, Northern Territory, Australia. Economic Geology, 89(5), 1053-1073.

Carville, D.P., Leckie, J.F., Moorhead, C.F., Rayner, J.G., Durbin, A.A. (1990): Coronation Hill Gold-Platinum-Palladium Deposits, Geology of Mineral deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea, AustIMM Melbourne (1990):14:1: pp759-762.

Albertson, G.A. (1991): Northern Territory National Park Mineralogy

Brunton, R.(1992): Mining Credibility: Coronation Hill and the anthropologists, Antropology Today, Royal Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (Apr 1992): 8:2: pp2-5

McKay, A.D., Miezitisy, Y. (2001): Australia's Uranium Resources Geology and Development of Deposits, AGSO (2001): Geoscience Australia Mineral Resource Report 1.

Cuzens, H. (2010) The Genesis and Spatial Distribution of Platinum-Group Elements in the Coronation Hill Deposit, Northern Territory, Australia. University of Western Australia.

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