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Ruttan Mine, Ruttan Lake, Rusty Lake District, Manitoba, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 56° 28' 30'' North , 99° 38' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 56.47500,-99.63722
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


A copper-zinc-silver mine owned by Sherritt Gordon Mines.


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21 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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Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 1298506
Intrusive Rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Tonalite-granodiorite

Comments: Churchill Province

Lithology: 30 tonalite-granodiorite

Reference: Manitoba Mineral Resources. Bedrock geology, Manitoba; in Map Gallery – Geoscientific Maps, Manitoba Mineral Resources (July 2015). [10]

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References

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Barrie, C.T. and Taylor, C.F. (2001) Geology, alteration mineralogy, geochemistry and volcanogenic massive-sulphide potential of the Ruttan mine area and the southern Rusty Lake volcanic belt (NTS 64B). Manitoba Geological Survey Open File Report 2001-9
Mining Annual Review (1985): 303, 308, 311.

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