Dolphin Orebody, King Island Scheelite Mine, Grassy, King Island, King Island municipality, Tasmania, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||40° 3' 13'' South , 144° 3' 45'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-40.05368,144.06256|
|Köppen climate type:||Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate|
A tungsten mine (scheelite skarn) owned by Peko-Wallsend, Ltd. The mine has 3.85 million tons of ore reserves (1984).
4 valid minerals.
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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|Series 2 - Neoproterozoic|
509 - 1000 Ma
|Togari Group and correlates|
Stratigraphic Name: Togari Group and correlates
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).