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Placer, shoreline rare earth element deposit in New South Wales, Australia

Geographic location

Geologic characteristics

Deposit typePlacer, shoreline
Age of depositQuaternary
REE mineralsmonazite
Ore mineralsilmenite
rutile
zircon
garnet
Gangue mineralstourmaline
quartz
Host rock typesdune and beach sand

Nearby scientific information

Geologic map unit153.56666666667, -28.766666666667
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Economic information

Resource estimates22 Mt @ 1.1% HM, 0.0418% mon (1990)

Comments

Marine placer.

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