Tumut Gold Mine (Tumut Mine), Tumut district, Buccleuch Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 15' 34'' South , 148° 20' 31'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-35.2594574117, 148.341881839|
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14 valid minerals.
This 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 data will improve over time as more accurate maps and data sets are added.
|Silurian-Devonian358.9 - 443.8 Ma||Silurian-Devonian plutonic rocks|
Deep-seated to high-level intrusions are included. Many charnockites, anorthosites, and large ophiolites, classified as plutons, are distinguished in the database using the SIGNIF item. Ophiolites were classified as plutons, even where remnants may be extrusive and/or sedimentary.
|Pridoli - Ludlow419.2 - 427.4 Ma||Silurian granites |
Igneous felsic intrusive
|Ludlow423 - 427.4 Ma||Blowering Formation|
Igneous felsic volcanic
Dacite, dacitic tuff, slate, slaty siltstone, quartzite, feldspathic and lithic sandstone, conglomerate; minor trachyandesite crystal tuff, quartz trachyandesite, chert, mudstone; slightly to very foliated
igneous felsic volcanic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
References for regional geology:
Data provided by Macrostrat.org
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).
Raymond, O.L. (editor), Gallagher, R., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia, 1:2 500 000 scale, 2012 edition [Digital Dataset]. Geoscience Australia, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.
Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.