Lime Creek mine, Mary Kathleen district, Rosebud Station, Cloncurry Shire, Queensland, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||20° 37' 48'' South , 140° 1' 19'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-20.63000,140.02194|
A calcite pipe, quarried to provide flux for the smelters in Mount Isa.
8 valid minerals.
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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1600 - 1800 Ma
Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Argylla Formation
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).