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Federal Highway Quarry, Murray Co., New South Wales, Australiai
Regional Level Types
Federal Highway QuarryQuarry (Abandoned)
Murray Co.County
New South WalesState
AustraliaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 12' 25'' South , 149° 12' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Quarry (Abandoned)
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kaleen7,586 (2015)9.8km
Canberra367,752 (2013)11.4km
Acton1,993 (2016)11.6km
Bywong784 (2011)11.6km
Belconnen3,057 (2018)13.7km


A former small quarry used for highway construction.

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1 valid mineral.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Gilligan, L.B. (1975) Part 1. Mine Data Sheets to accompany Metallogenic Map, Canberra 1:250 000 Sheet. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Department of Mines, 297 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

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Gilligan, L.B. (1975) Part 1. Mine Data Sheets to accompany Metallogenic Map, Canberra 1:250 000 Sheet. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Department of Mines, 297 pages.


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