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Addisons Creek, Gads Hill, Upper Mersey Valley, Meander Valley municipality, Tasmania, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 34' 24'' South , 146° 12' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -41.57359,146.20022
GeoHash:G#: r0xgqzgb2
Locality type:Creek
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Roadcut in vesicular basalt on Lake Rowallan Road.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection
'Chabazite'
Reference: Ref: FL Sutherland & RS Bottrill (2004) Zeolites of western Tasmania. Australian Jornal of Mineralogy 10:2 pp 59-72
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Ref: FL Sutherland & RS Bottrill (2004) Zeolites of western Tasmania. Australian Jornal of Mineralogy 10:2 pp 59-72
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Thomsonite-Ca'9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
NaSodium
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

Regional Geology

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
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 893038
mafic volcanic rocks 38495

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Description: Volcanic rocks, predominantly mafic; basalt, trachyte, trachybasalt, trachyandesite, leucitite, basanite, nephelinite, limburgite, rhyolite, tuff and high level intrusives; rare volcaniclastic sediments

Comments: igneous mafic volcanic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Igneous mafic volcanic

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). [5]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3190099
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

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. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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- FL Sutherland & RS Bottrill (2004): Zeolites of western Tasmania. Australian Journal of Mineralogy 10 (2), 59-72.

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