|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||28° 37' 8'' South , 122° 29' 23'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-28.61903,122.48959|
|Köppen climate type:||BWh : Hot deserts climate|
This location is a small abandoned open pit between the Barnicoat pit immediately south and the White Cliffs Road immediately north, 8 kilometres east of Laverton.
The deposit holds a JORC Indicated resource of 119 000 tonnes of ore at 2.2 g/t yielding 8000 ounces of gold, and an Inferred resource of 40 000 tonnes of ore at 3.2 g/t yielding 4000 ounces. The She's Right East pit is 500 metres to the east.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
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 - 4000 Ma
|sedimentary rocks 74322|
Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 Ma)
Description: Phyllitic schist, siltstone, sandstone, greywacke, pelite, conglomerate, quartzite, phyllite, shale, slate, claystone, chert, minor felsic volcanic and volcaniclastic rocks; arkose, para- and orthoamphibolites; rare banded iron formation
Comments: argillaceous detrital sediment; sedimentary siliciclastic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
Lithology: Argillaceous detrital sediment; sedimentary siliciclastic
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). 
|Neoarchean - Mesoarchean|
2500 - 3200 Ma
|Archean volcanic and intrusive rocks|
Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)
Comments: Yilgarn Craton
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.