|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 48' 4'' North , 109° 58' 54'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||41.80111,109.98167|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
Late Palaeozoic granitoids are distributed in a large area southeast of the east open pit mine. They intruded directly into the ore-bearing dolomite and produced intense skarnization. Skarnized rocks were first encountered in a drill core in the south part of the mine.
48 valid minerals. 6 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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252.17 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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.