Snake Creek, Roxmere Station, Cloncurry Shire, Queensland, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||20° 56' 60'' South , 140° 38' 60'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-20.95, 140.65|
A sequence of pelitic schists, quartzites and dolerites that have experienced multiple high temperature, low pressure deformation events. Albitisation of psammitic units is common.
10 valid minerals.
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1600 - 1800 Ma
|Soldiers Cap Group|
Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Soldiers Cap Group
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).