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Hera Mine (Hera deposit), Nymagee, Mouramba Co., New South Wales, Australiai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 6' 40'' South , 146° 19' 20'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -32.11113,146.32226
GeoHash:G#: r6213dke5
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nymagee102 (2017)5.3km


Approximately 5km south-southeast of the town of Nymagee. Currently an operating underground mine that produces gold bullion and lead-zinc concentrates

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Lachlan Orogen, AustraliaOrogen
Central NSW - Omeo Province, Lachlan Orogen, AustraliaGeologic Province
Kopyje Shelf, New South Wales, Australia

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45 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Anorthoclase'
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Reference: Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Biotite'
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Clinoptilolite'
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67. ; Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
'Phengite'
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011 McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Page, Daniel Graham, Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales, Bachelor of Science (Honours), School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 2011. McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67.
Zoisite var: Thulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Dr A.R. McKinnon

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gudmundite2.EB.20FeSbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Anorthoclase'9.FA.30(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
var: Thulite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Gudmundite2.12.4.2FeSbS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
'Anorthoclase'76.1.1.6(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Zoisite
var: Thulite
-{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GudmunditeFeSbS
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S StibniteSb2S3
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S TroiliteFeS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
K PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MnManganese
Mn Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe GudmunditeFeSbS
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Ag SilverAg
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SbAntimony
Sb AntimonySb
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Sb GudmunditeFeSbS
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 705679
colluvium 38491

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: Colluvium and/or residual deposits, sheetwash, talus, scree; boulder, gravel, sand; may include minor alluvial or sand plain deposits, local calcrete and reworked laterite

Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Regolith

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). [5]

Early Silurian - Cambrian
427.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3185333
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (427.4 - 541 Ma)

Comments: Lachlan Fold Belt

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Page, D.G. (2011) Geology of the Hera (Pb-Zn-Au) and Nymagee (Cu) deposits, New South Wales. BSc (Honours) thesis, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, 196 pages.
McKinnon, A.R., Fitzherbert, J.A. (2017) New developments at the Hera Au-Pb-Zn-Ag Mine, Nymagee, New South Wales. Discoveries in the Tasmanides 2017, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, AIG Bulletin 67, 14 pages.


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