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Vinchina, Departamento de Vinchina, La Rioja Province, Argentina


Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Vinchina Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
Region:Departamento de Vinchina, La Rioja Province, Argentina
Latitude:28° 45' 34" S
Longitude:68° 12' 24" W
Lat/Long (dec):-28.75964,-68.20692
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate
Population:2,834 (2016)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Jagüé, Vinchina Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 37' 59" S68° 24' 0" W23.5km (14.6 miles)
Las Pichanas deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 47' 25" S68° 36' 39" W39.5km (24.6 miles)
Tumiñico Mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 49' 55" S68° 37' 59" W42.3km (26.3 miles)
El Quemado deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 53' 4" S68° 40' 29" W47.7km (29.6 miles)
San Santiago mine (Solitaria mine), Quebrada de Cumichango, Jagüé, Vinchina Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 21' 47" S68° 23' 44" W47.8km (29.7 miles)
King Tut deposit, Villa San José de Vinchina, Vinchina department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 23' 59" S67° 55' 48" W48.3km (30.0 miles)
El Tolar deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 53' 44" S68° 40' 50" W48.6km (30.2 miles)
Vega del Tolar deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 54' 15" S68° 40' 50" W48.9km (30.4 miles)
Las Asperezas mine (Sarmiento deposit; Veta Sarmiento), Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 55' 8" S68° 41' 2" W49.7km (30.9 miles)
El Yagón mine (Portezuelo del Hoyo deposit; Quebrada del Yagón), Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 57' 47" S68° 40' 27" W50.8km (31.6 miles)
La Millionaria mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 58' 24" S68° 40' 41" W51.7km (32.1 miles)
El Hoyo mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 58' 8" S68° 40' 55" W51.8km (32.2 miles)
Nevados de Famatina Cu-Au deposit (La Estrechura), Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 0' 0" S67° 45' 0" W51.9km (32.2 miles)
El Chire prospect, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 38' 17" S68° 44' 17" W53.6km (33.3 miles)
Peregrina mine, Cerro Negro district, Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 4' 0" S67° 42' 36" W59.2km (36.8 miles)
Cerro Negro district, Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 4' 1" S67° 41' 47" W60.3km (37.5 miles)
Famatina, Famatina department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 55' 31" S67° 31' 12" W69.4km (43.1 miles)
Ramblones Mine, Famatina, Famatina department, La Rioja Province, Argentina28° 55' 0" S67° 31' 0" W69.5km (43.2 miles)
Guanchín occurrence, Sañogasta, Chilecito department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 10' 9" S67° 39' 10" W70.6km (43.8 miles)
Urcal deposit, Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 0' 0" S67° 30' 2" W73.8km (45.8 miles)
Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 0' 0" S67° 30' 2" W73.8km (45.8 miles)
Los Colorados prospect, Tinogasta Department, Catamarca Province, Argentina28° 13' 54" S67° 42' 32" W76.2km (47.4 miles)
La Cieneguita, Tinogasta Department, Catamarca Province, Argentina28° 9' 30" S67° 41' 26" W83.8km (52.0 miles)
Helios Prospect, Tinogasta Department, Catamarca Province, Argentina28° 3' 42" S67° 45' 59" W88.8km (55.2 miles)
La Higuerita, Tinogasta Department, Catamarca Province, Argentina28° 7' 0" S67° 39' 11" W89.6km (55.7 miles)
Cerro Bola, Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 33' 17" S68° 23' 27" W90.2km (56.1 miles)
Sonia Mine, Urcal deposit, Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 31' 44" S68° 38' 38" W95.5km (59.3 miles)
La Martita mine, Urcal deposit, Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 32' 15" S68° 38' 44" W96.4km (59.9 miles)
El Llanito occurrence, Coronel Felipe Varela Department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 30' 50" S68° 45' 38" W99.6km (61.9 miles)
La Helvecia mine, Guandacol, Coronel Felipe Varela department, La Rioja Province, Argentina29° 37' 30" S68° 45' 38" W110.2km (68.5 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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El HornoPopulated place28° 44' 53" S68° 12' 53" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Quebrada de la TroyaStream28° 45' 0" S68° 10' 0" W4.1km (2.5 miles)
La BandaPopulated place28° 48' 16" S68° 11' 24" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Quebrada de SegoviaIntermittent stream28° 45' 0" S68° 7' 59" W7.2km (4.5 miles)
Río RealitosIntermittent stream28° 46' 59" S68° 7' 59" W7.6km (4.7 miles)
Río TambillosIntermittent stream28° 49' 59" S68° 10' 0" W9.1km (5.6 miles)
MédanoStream28° 43' 0" S68° 7' 0" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Río del YesoIntermittent stream28° 52' 0" S68° 12' 0" W11.9km (7.4 miles)
ChañaresStream28° 41' 59" S68° 4' 59" W13.7km (8.5 miles)
Río ColoradoStream28° 39' 22" S68° 17' 15" W13.9km (8.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
ArgentinaCountry
La Rioja Province, ArgentinaProvince
Vinchina Department, La Rioja Province, ArgentinaDepartment
South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate
Andes, South AmericaMountain Range
 
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