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Placerito Canyon, Pima County, Arizona, United States


Type:Valley - an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
Mindat.org Region:Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Region:Pima County, Arizona, United States
Latitude:31° 31' 24" N
Longitude:111° 21' 1" W
Lat/Long (dec):31.52342,-111.35038
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Elevation:1,206m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Fair Play Mine, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 41" N111° 21' 18" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Silver Crown Mine, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 12" N111° 20' 57" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Contact Mine (Old Bucket Mine; Rusty Red Mine; Tom Rigg Mine), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 59" N111° 20' 21" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Edwards Mine (Mother Lode Mine; Mother Lode group), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 9" N111° 20' 38" W1.5km (1.0 miles)
Silver Crown #2 Mine, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 29" N111° 21' 24" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
M.C.M. Mine group (MCM Mine; Guadalupe group), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 12" N111° 20' 2" W2.2km (1.3 miles)
Ajax Mine group, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 27" N111° 20' 16" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Platora Mine, Fraguita Creek, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 34" N111° 20' 30" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Longarine Mine (Longarina Mine), Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 30" N111° 20' 17" W2.3km (1.5 miles)
Long Shot Mine group, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 39" N111° 20' 33" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Three Sisters group, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 41" N111° 19' 30" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Grand View prospect, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 6" N111° 20' 35" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Silver Strike Mine (Caviglia group), Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 11" N111° 20' 12" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Coñejo Mine (Conejo Mine; Cottontail Mine; Creese Mine; Benendo Mine; Brenda Mine; Brendo Mine), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 48" N111° 20' 39" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Little Doe Mine, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 1" N111° 20' 21" W2.8km (1.7 miles)
Suzi and Cheri prospect, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 11" N111° 19' 47" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 32' 25" N111° 22' 38" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Big Three group (Big Three prospect), Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 5" N111° 19' 5" W3.9km (2.4 miles)
Columbia Mine (Arizona Mine), Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 41" N111° 18' 29" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Shamrock Mine, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 33' 33" N111° 20' 33" W4.1km (2.5 miles)
Silver Bar No. 4 prospect (Navajo Nos. 1 and 2; Queen Elizabeth prospect), Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 41" N111° 18' 24" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Easter Mine group, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 47" N111° 23' 35" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Yellow Jacket Mine, Yellow Jacket Wash, Bartlett Mountain, Ruby, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 29' 54" N111° 18' 56" W4.3km (2.7 miles)
Brouse Mine, Wilbur Canyon, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 42" N111° 24' 14" W5.1km (3.2 miles)
Maud C-1 Mine (Paradiso 1-6; Paradiso Extension Mine), Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 31' 41" N111° 24' 15" W5.2km (3.2 miles)
San Luis Wash tungsten placers (San Luis Wash placers; Arivaca placers), San Luis Wash, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 6" N111° 24' 0" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Ostrich Mine (Gold Pen Mine; Bartlett Mine; Skunk Mine), Ruby, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 29' 30" N111° 18' 29" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Arivaca, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 34' 28" N111° 19' 54" W6.0km (3.7 miles)
Lone Star prospect, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA31° 29' 38" N111° 17' 48" W6.1km (3.8 miles)
Arrieta Mine, Wilbur Canyon, Pima Co., Arizona, USA31° 30' 36" N111° 24' 51" W6.2km (3.9 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 6.2 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Las Jarillas Ranch31° 31' 6" N111° 21' 5" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Jarillas SpringSpring(s)31° 31' 6" N111° 21' 7" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Fraguita SpringSpring(s)31° 32' 7" N111° 20' 38" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Watergate SpringSpring(s)31° 32' 6" N111° 21' 28" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Edwards MineMine(s)31° 32' 10" N111° 20' 40" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Mule Shoe TankWater tank31° 31' 43" N111° 19' 43" W2.1km (1.3 miles)
Ajax MineMine(s)31° 32' 28" N111° 20' 18" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Fraguita PeakMountain31° 30' 25" N111° 19' 57" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Upper TankWater tank31° 31' 26" N111° 22' 52" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Upper WellWell31° 31' 26" N111° 22' 58" W3.1km (1.9 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert
USACountry
Arizona, USAState
Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USACounty
 
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