|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||32° 14' 43'' South , 149° 26' 42'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-32.24545,149.44507|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
This scarn deposit is located approximately 500 to 900 metres south of the main Tallawang open cut magnetite mine.
Regions containing this locality
|Australian Plate (Australia Plate)||Tectonic Plate|
|Lachlan Orogen, Australia||Orogen|
|Eastern Province, Lachlan Orogen, Australia||Geologic Province|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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
|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. 
|Pridoli - Ludlow|
419.2 - 427.4 Ma
Age: Silurian (419.2 - 427.4 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Tannabutta Group
Description: Rhyolite to dacite lava, volcanic sandstone and autoclastics, shale, black mudstone, lithic and quartz sandstone, slate, volcanic conglomerate, limestone and limestone breccia, allochthonous basalt blocks; rare latitic to trachytic lava
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).