Grieves Siding prospect, Zeehan mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 59' 41'' South , 145° 22' 0'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-41.99483,145.36684|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
A Pb-Zn prospect presently under intensive exploration. Galena and sphalerite are disseminated in Gordon limestone and peat, with some unusual minerals, atypical of the Zeehan field. At the foot of the Professor Range, (Grieves Siding), about 15km S of Zeehan.
23 valid minerals.
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GeochronologyMineralization age: Phanerozoic : 541 ± 1.0 Ma to 0 Ma
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0 - 0.0117 Ma
Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)
Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
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).