Cerro Blanco district, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||28° 1' 60'' South , 70° 7' 60'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-28.0333333333, -70.1333333333|
A huge old Cu-Ag-Pb district, now abandoned, but very active during silver and copper ages (1800 to first 50 years of 1900). This district hosts a considerable number of veins and more than 30 mine properties.
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34 valid minerals.
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Flores, H. (1938): "Informe Geológico preliminar sobre el mineral de Cerro Blanco". Sociedad Explotadora de Minas, Paipote (Copiapó), Chile