East Mine (East Falconbridge Mine), Falconbridge Township, Sudbury District, Ontario, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||46° 34' 58'' North , 80° 46' 47'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||46.58278,-80.77972|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Sudbury Complex (Sudbury irruptive; Sudbury nickel irruptive), Sudbury District, Ontario, Canada|
Ref.: Mining Annual Review(1985):308. A nickel mine in the Sudbury nickel irruptive. Owned by Falconbridge.
4 valid minerals.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
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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1600 - 2500 Ma
|Huronian Supergroup (2.2 Ga to 2450 Ma); Elliot Lake Group; McKim Formation|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Huronian Supergroup (2.2 Ga to 2450 Ma); Elliot Lake Group; McKim Formation
Comments: Southern and Superior Province
Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1.