CANADIAN AND WORLD MINERAL DEPOSIT DATABASES
Geological Survey of Canada


Database name: World Lode Gold Database
Custodial agency: Geological Survey of Canada
Compilers: Patrice Gosselin and Benoît Dubé
Release date: 2007-03-03
   
Mine name: Moonlight
Mine operator(s): Newmont Australia
Mine owner(s): Newmont Australia (100%)
Reference:
McGoldrick, P., 1990
Wiluna gold deposits
Chapter 2, Section 2.5, Section Gold deposits, Norseman-Wiluna belt, Yilgarn craton, In Geology of the mineral deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea (2 Volumes), Edited by Hughes, F. E., Monograph, Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 14, 1828 p., p. 309 - 312

Production data: Report period: from 1935 until 1945 metal; Provisional entry?: yes
Grade-commodity information:Au: 10.4 grams/metric ton
Weight-commodity information:Au: 6.4 metric ton
Sb: 1,900 metric ton
Reference: Hagemann, S. G.; Groves, D. I.; Vearncombe, J. R., 1992: The Archean lode gold deposits at Wiluna, Western Australia: high-level brittle-style mineralization in a strike-slip regime; Economic Geology, Volume 87, p. 1022 - 1053
Percent weights allocated to mine: 100.0%



Report period: from 1900 until 1922 metal; Provisional entry?: yes
Grade-commodity information:Au: 8.5 grams/metric ton
Weight-commodity information:Au: 0.23 metric ton
Reference: Hagemann, S. G.; Groves, D. I.; Vearncombe, J. R., 1992: The Archean lode gold deposits at Wiluna, Western Australia: high-level brittle-style mineralization in a strike-slip regime; Economic Geology, Volume 87, p. 1022 - 1053
Percent weights allocated to mine: 100.0%

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