Wheatley Creek anomaly, Pretty Gully, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||28° 45' 29'' South , 152° 21' 36'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-28.75806,152.36000|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Located approximately 8kms WNW of Pretty Gully.
5 valid minerals.
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272.3 - 298.9 Ma
|Razorback Creek Mudstone|
Age: Cisuralian (272.3 - 298.9 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Razorback Creek Mudstone
Description: Dominant lithology is olive-green mudstone. Characteristic massive appearance, poorly developed bedding features except in creek exposures where beds are up to 1m. In part is slightly calcareous with some horizons fossiliferous. Rare conglomerate beds
Comments: argillaceous detrital sediment; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
Lithology: Argillaceous detrital sediment
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).