Carborough Downs, Isaac Region, Queensland, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||21° 57' 8'' South , 148° 12' 23'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-21.95228,148.20640|
|Owned/operated by:||Vale SA (85%)|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
The mine produces predominantly metallurgical coal with pulverized coal injection (PCI) as a secondary product.
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Rock Types Recorded
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|Early Triassic - Wuchiapingian|
247.2 - 259.9 Ma
Age: Phanerozoic (247.2 - 259.9 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Rewan Group
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).