Kasuga mine, Makurazaki City, Kagoshima Prefecture, Kyushu Region, Japan
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||31° 15' 59'' North , 130° 16' 29'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||31.2663888889, 130.275|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||春日鉱山|
Miocene epithermal gold ore with maximum grades over 5g/t. Owned by Nippon Mining, who currently work it mainly for silica.
21 valid minerals.
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0 - 2.588 Ma
|Quaternary volcanic rocks|