|Name(s) in local language(s):||Mina do Azul|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||6° 6' 21'' South , 50° 17' 58'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-6.10610,-50.29960|
|Owned/operated by:||Vale SA (100%)|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
Regions containing this locality
|South America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Amazonian Craton, South America||Craton|
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No minerals currently recorded for this locality.
List of minerals for each chemical element
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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1600 - 1800 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)
Lithology: Low grade unclassified metamorphic rock
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
2500 - 2800 Ma
|Águas Claras Formação|