WIM 150 deposit, Horsham, Rural City of Horsham, Victoria, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° 48' 14'' South , 142° 22' 9'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-36.8039803465, 142.369413249|
Located 26km from Horsham.
10 valid minerals.
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|Holocene - Pliocene|
0 - 5.333 Ma
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 5.333 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Shepparton Formation
Description: Unconsolidated to poorly consolidated mottled variegated clay, silty clay with lenses of polymictic, coarse to fine sand and gravel; partly modified by pedogenesis, includes intercalated red-brown paleosols. Forms extensive flat alluvial floodplains
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).