|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 31' 44'' South , 121° 14' 28'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-30.52897,121.24127|
|Köppen climate type:||BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate|
Located just east of the Quarters open pit.
The Blue Gum open pit was subsequently back-filled with material from nearby pits after operations ceased at Blue Gum.
Part of the Broad Arrow Mineral Field.
WA Minedex indicates that silver was found here as well as gold.
1 valid mineral.
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
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). 
|Neoarchean - Mesoarchean|
2500 - 3200 Ma
|Archean volcanic rocks|
Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)
Comments: Yilgarn Craton
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.