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Lac des Iles Complex, Lac des Iles Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 10' North , 89° 37' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.16667,-89.61667
GeoHash:G#: f08r8wx0s
Locality type:Complex
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate

Mafic-ultramafic intrusive complex with gabbro and pegmatite. Contains several PGE mineralizations.

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TALKINGTON, R.W. & WATKINSON, D.H. (1984) Trends in the distribution of the precious metals in the Lac-des-Iles complex, Northwestern Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist 22, 125-136.
WATKINSON, D.H. & DUNNING, G. (1979) Geology and platinum-group mineralization, Lac des Iles complex, northwestern Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist 17, 453-462.
Louis J. Cabri and J.H. Gilles Laflamme (1979) Mineralogy of Samples from the Lac Des Iles Area, Ontario. Canmet Report 79-27
Econ Geol (1989) 84:1557-1573

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