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Geduld Proprietary Mine, Springs, Ekurhuleni District (East Rand), Gauteng, South Africai
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Geduld Proprietary MineMine
Springs- not defined -
Ekurhuleni District (East Rand)District
GautengProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 12' 41'' South , 28° 26' 31'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -26.21139,28.44194
GeoHash:G#: kek4zhqg9
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Gold mine.

Regions containing this locality

Transvaal, South Africa

Province (Former) - 838 mineral species & varietal names listed

Witwatersrand Gold Fields, South Africa

Mining Region - 278 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (1973): 185, 187

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au

List of minerals for each chemical element

AuGold
Au GoldAu

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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Jurassic - Permian
145 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3309804

Age: Phanerozoic (145 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary (karoo)

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 2237888
Dwyka Group of Karoo Supergroup

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Dwyka Group

Description: Diamictite (polymictic clasts, set in a poorly sorted, fine-grained matrix) with varved shale, mudstone with dropstones and fluvioglacial gravel common in the north

Reference: Council for Geoscience. Geologic map of South Africa, 1:1M. National Science Councils of South Africa. [41]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3189153
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Karoo Supergroup

Comments: Karoo Basin

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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