Upper Canada mine, Gauthier Township, Timiskaming District, Ontario, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 8' 31'' North , 79° 49' 35'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.14194,-79.82639|
A gold mine located near Kirkland Lake.
32 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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2500 - 2800 Ma
|Coarse clastic metasedimentary rocks|
Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 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. 
Mitchell, R.H. (1978) Composition of spinels in micaceous kimberlite from the Upper Canada Mine, Kirkland Lake, Ontario. Can Mineral 16:591-595
Sabina, A.P. (2003), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Kirkland Lake-Rouyn-Noranda-Val-d’Or, Ontario and Quebec. GSC Misc. Report 77, p.40