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Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 4° 4' 36'' South , 137° 7' 26'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -4.07694,137.12389
GeoHash:G#: rp38b3fd4
Other regions containing this locality:New Guinea
Locality type:District
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate


Copper-gold skarn and porphry deposits.


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Mertig, H. J., Rubin, J. N., & Kyle, J. R. (1994). Skarn Cu-Au orebodies of the Gunung Bijih (Ertsberg) district, Irian Jaya, Indonesia. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 50(1), 179-202.
Rubin, J. N., & Kyle, J. R. (1997). Precious metal mineralogy in porphyry-, skarn-, and replacement-type ore deposits of the Ertsberg (Gunung Bijih) District, Irian Jaya, Indonesia. Economic Geology, 92(5), 535-550.
Prendergast, K. (2003). Porphyry-related hydrothermal systems in the Estberg District, Papua, Indonesia (Doctoral dissertation, James Cook University).
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): Porphyry copper deposits of the world: Database and grade and tonnage models, 2008. US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.

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