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Parelhas, Parelhas, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil


Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Region:Parelhas, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Latitude:6° 41' 16" S
Longitude:36° 39' 26" W
Lat/Long (dec):-6.68778,-36.6575
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate
Population:16,377 (2012)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 41' 9" S36° 39' 36" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Boqueirão pegmatite, Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 41' 49" S36° 38' 17" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Capoeira 1 pegmatite (Boqueirãozinho pegmatite), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 41' 2" S36° 38' 9" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Capoeira 2 pegmatite (Mulungu pegmatite), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 40' 58" S36° 37' 54" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Cu-Bi-Ag-Au pegmatite, Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 40' 23" S36° 31' 23" W14.9km (9.3 miles)
Alto do Jacu, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 50' 23" S36° 41' 23" W17.3km (10.8 miles)
São José do Sabugi, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 46' 33" S36° 47' 57" W18.5km (11.5 miles)
Roncadeira pegmatite, Nova Palmeira, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 40' 32" S36° 28' 4" W21.0km (13.0 miles)
Alto dos Quintos Mine (Quintos pegmatite; Quintos de Baixo), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 52' 30" S36° 43' 11" W21.9km (13.6 miles)
Pedra Lavrada, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 45' 24" S36° 28' 15" W22.0km (13.6 miles)
Serra Branca pegmatite, Pedra Lavrada, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 49' 59" S36° 31' 4" W22.3km (13.9 miles)
Ermo, Carnaúba dos Dantas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 32' 31" S36° 30' 34" W23.0km (14.3 miles)
Alto do Giz pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 54' 18" S36° 43' 17" W25.2km (15.6 miles)
Mina do Santino pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 54' 36" S36° 43' 47" W26.0km (16.1 miles)
Nova Palmeira, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 40' 41" S36° 25' 6" W26.4km (16.4 miles)
Mamões pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 55' 4" S36° 43' 26" W26.6km (16.5 miles)
Edilson claim, Junco do Seridó, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 55' 37" S36° 42' 39" W27.3km (16.9 miles)
Timbaúba mine, Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 27' 50" S36° 30' 29" W29.9km (18.6 miles)
Glorious pegmatite, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 57' 49" S36° 44' 47" W32.2km (20.0 miles)
São Gonçalo, Santa Luzia, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 55' 20" S36° 50' 53" W33.5km (20.8 miles)
Junco do Seridó, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 59' 36" S36° 42' 47" W34.5km (21.5 miles)
Santa Luzia, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 52' 18" S36° 55' 16" W35.6km (22.1 miles)
Quixaba pegmatite, Quixaba, Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 46' 0" S36° 19' 59" W36.9km (22.9 miles)
Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 24' 11" S36° 27' 12" W38.9km (24.1 miles)
Picuí, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 30' 32" S36° 20' 58" W39.4km (24.5 miles)
Brejui mine, Currais Novos, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 19' 22" S36° 32' 52" W42.4km (26.3 miles)
São José da Batalha, Salgadinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil7° 4' 34" S36° 50' 5" W47.4km (29.5 miles)
Salgadinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil7° 6' 10" S36° 50' 44" W50.6km (31.5 miles)
Caicó, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 27' 35" S37° 5' 37" W54.4km (33.8 miles)
Serrote Grande Mine, Currais Novos, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 12' 0" S36° 30' 0" W57.0km (35.4 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Açude CaldeirãoReservoir(s)6° 42' 0" S36° 40' 59" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Riacho dos QuintosIntermittent stream6° 43' 0" S36° 40' 59" W4.3km (2.7 miles)
Rio Fazenda VelhaIntermittent stream6° 42' 0" S36° 37' 0" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
Timbaúba (1)Populated place6° 40' 59" S36° 34' 0" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Malhada do AngicoPopulated place6° 42' 0" S36° 45' 0" W10.3km (6.4 miles)
SantanaPopulated place6° 46' 0" S36° 43' 0" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
CachoeiraPopulated place6° 37' 0" S36° 43' 59" W11.5km (7.2 miles)
Serra MarimbondoHill6° 35' 59" S36° 36' 0" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Rio das VazantesIntermittent stream6° 40' 59" S36° 32' 59" W11.9km (7.4 miles)
RiachãoPopulated place6° 40' 59" S36° 46' 0" W12.1km (7.5 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
BrazilCountry
Rio Grande do Norte, BrazilState
Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Parelhas33.20.3750.0.0.0
Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Parelhas, Parelhas33.20.3750.7144.0.0
 
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