|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 1' South , 126° 22' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-30.01694,126.36667|
|Locality type:||Meteorite Fall Location|
|Meteorite Class:||C5/6-ung chondrite meteorite|
|Meteoritical Society Class:||C5/6-ung|
|Metbull:||View entry in Meteoritical Bulletin Database|
|Köppen climate type:||BWh : Hot deserts climate|
Found by Mr. W. H. Cleverly of the Kalgoorlie School of Mines, within the strewnfields of the Mulga (north) and Mulga (south) meteorites.
Source: W. H. Cleverly. 1972. Mulga (north) chondritic meteorite shower, Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 55, 115-128.
Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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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0 - 2.588 Ma
|residual sediments and calcrete 72999|
Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)
Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
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). 
|Miocene - Oligocene|
5.333 - 33.9 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 33.9 Ma)
Comments: Eucla Basin
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.