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Mount Stronach, Scottsdale district, Dorset municipality, Tasmania, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 10' 7'' South , 147° 33' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -41.16870,147.55583
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A region which includes a granite-hosted molybdenite prospect and some monazite- bearing alluvials derived from the granites.


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3 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated 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 does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 794009
colluvium 38491

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: Colluvium and/or residual deposits, sheetwash, talus, scree; boulder, gravel, sand; may include minor alluvial or sand plain deposits, local calcrete and reworked laterite

Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Regolith

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). [5]

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