Mary Kathleen area, Rosebud Station, Cloncurry Shire, Queensland, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||20° 46' 44'' South , 139° 58' 42'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-20.77895,139.97855|
|Köppen climate type:||BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate|
Numerous mines located near here.
This place is now essentially a ghost town.
Talent (see below) mentions dark green Andradite from the uranium deposits near here, to Pyrrhotite from the Mary Kathleen Uranium Mine and Uraninite simply from Mary Kathleen.
No minerals currently recorded for this locality.
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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|Neoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic|
541 - 2500 Ma
|mafic, ultramafic, intermediate intrusions 74431|
Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)
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). 
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic volcanic and intrusive rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Comments: Mount Isa Block
Lithology: Felsic volcanic 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.