Port Arthur Mine, Little Turtle Lake Area, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 45' 28'' North , 92° 41' 16'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.75778,-92.68778|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
The property is underlain by felsic metavolcanic rocks with lesser mafic metavolcanic rocks, metasedimentary rocks and some mafic intrusives.
Shaft sunk in 1916.
16 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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|Neoarchean - Mesoarchean|
2500 - 3200 Ma
|Felsic to intermediate metavolcanic rocks|
Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)
Comments: Superior Province
Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1.