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Tallawang South prospect, Bligh Co., New South Wales, Australiai
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Bligh Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 14' 47'' South , 149° 27' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -32.24659,149.45624
GeoHash:G#: r6628cwwn
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gulgong2,919 (2012)14.7km
Goolma200 (2014)22.6km
Dunedoo1,654 (2012)26.4km
Leadville185 (2011)28.8km
Piambong239 (2014)28.8km


Skarn deposit (unworked).

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Lachlan Orogen, AustraliaOrogen
Eastern Province, Lachlan Orogen, AustraliaGeologic Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
'Apatite'
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Seccombe, P. K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., & Downes, P. M. (1998). Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Hastingsite-{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe42+Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

Regional Geology

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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Early Permian - Late Carboniferous
272.95 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 3191460
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Paleozoic (272.95 - 323.2 Ma)

Comments: Lachlan Fold Belt

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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. [154]

Emsian
393.3 - 407.6 Ma



ID: 844872
Tallawang Granite

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 407.6 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Tallawang Granite

Description: Fine- to medium-grained biotite granite, alkali granite, quartz monzonite, granophyre

Comments: igneous felsic intrusive; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Igneous felsic intrusive

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). [5]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Seccombe, P.K., Offler, R., Ayshford, S., Downes, P.M. (1998) Skarn formation and metamorphism: the palaeozoic magnetite skarn at Tallawang, NSW, Australia. In PpA-168-169, AGC/GAC. AMC/MAC. APGGQ 1998 Carrefour in Earth Sciences Conference, Abstract Volume.


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