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Placerville, El Dorado County, California, United States


Alternative Names:Dry Diggings, Dry Diggins, Hangtown, Old Dry Diggings, Old Dry Diggins, PVF, Placerville, Plaservil, Plejsurvil, blysrfyl, plesarabhila, plysrwyl kalyfrnya, pu lai se wei er, purasabiru, Пласервил, Плейсървил, بليسرفيل, پلیسرویل، کالیفرنیا, प्लेसरभिल, プラサービル, 普莱瑟维尔
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:El Dorado Co., California, USA
Region:El Dorado County, California, United States
Latitude:38° 43' 46" N
Longitude:120° 47' 54" W
Lat/Long (dec):38.72963,-120.79855
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Elevation:569m
Population:10,650 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 46" N120° 47' 50" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Cedar Ravine (White Rock Canyon), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 44" N120° 47' 44" W0.2km (0.2 miles)
Davey Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 59" N120° 48' 10" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Holly Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 59" N120° 48' 10" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
German Mine [2], Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 3" N120° 47' 58" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Rose; Chester; Ida Oregon; and Oregon Extension Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 23" N120° 47' 57" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Reed and Keyser Mine (Reed & Keyser), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 59" N120° 48' 20" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Pacific Quartz Mine (Pacific Mine), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 35" N120° 48' 23" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Placerville Slate Products Quarry, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 9" N120° 48' 6" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Columbia Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 18" N120° 47' 53" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Enterprise Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 13" N120° 48' 1" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Maryland Mine (Pacific), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 18" N120° 47' 45" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Oregon Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 18" N120° 48' 11" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Harrison Mine [1], Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 17" N120° 47' 48" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Oregon Hill and Columbia Tunnel placer, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 14" N120° 48' 2" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Sherman Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 12" N120° 47' 27" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Joseph Skinner Mine (Porphyry; Fisk), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 20" N120° 48' 5" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Blacklock placer, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 36" N120° 47' 11" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 19" N120° 48' 25" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Keegan Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 49" N120° 48' 41" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Atlantic Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 9" N120° 47' 38" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Clay Hill placer, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 22" N120° 47' 35" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Harms pit, Coon Hollow, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 8" N120° 48' 10" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Shepard and Company Mine (Shepard & Co.; Shepard and Co.), Coon Hollow, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 10" N120° 48' 20" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Coon Hollow Mine (Coon Hollow and Excelsior), Coon Hollow, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 6" N120° 48' 12" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
One To Sixteen and Vulture Mine, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 30" N120° 48' 8" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
McDonald and Channel placer, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 10" N120° 47' 18" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Hook & Ladder occurrence, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 51" N120° 46' 55" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
El Dorado Slate Products Company Quarries (Chadbourne), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 44' 30" N120° 48' 12" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Placerville placers, Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA38° 43' 0" N120° 47' 59" W1.4km (0.9 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 1.4 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 1.4 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Fountain and Tallman Soda Factory MuseumMuseum38° 43' 46" N120° 47' 55" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Confidence HallBuilding(s)38° 43' 47" N120° 47' 57" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Placerville City HallBuilding(s)38° 43' 47" N120° 47' 57" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
El Dorado County CourthouseBuilding(s)38° 43' 51" N120° 47' 55" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
El Dorado County Law LibraryLibrary38° 43' 51" N120° 47' 55" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Indak (historical)Abandoned populated place38° 43' 44" N120° 48' 3" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Sigwarts Opera HouseBuilding(s)38° 43' 42" N120° 48' 2" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Cedar RavineValley38° 43' 43" N120° 47' 44" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
El Dorado County Federated ChurchChurch38° 43' 43" N120° 47' 44" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Placerville Academy (historical)School38° 43' 41" N120° 47' 44" W0.3km (0.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
California, USAState
El Dorado Co., California, USACounty
Sierra Nevada, USAMountain Range
 
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