Coober Pedy, Central North, South Australia, Australia
|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||29° 0' 47'' South , 134° 45' 5'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-29.01306,134.75139|
Common and precious opal in weathered shale.
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14 valid minerals.
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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).