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Azul Mine, Parauapebas, Carajás mineral province, Pará, Brazili
Regional Level Types
Azul MineMine
Parauapebas- not defined -
Carajás mineral provinceProvince
Pará- not defined -
BrazilCountry

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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
GeoHash:G#: 6yujr2kvq
Owned/operated by:Vale SA (100%)
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


Mn mine

Regions containing this locality

South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent
Amazonian Craton, South AmericaCraton

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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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Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 3184816
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. [154]

Neoarchean
2500 - 2800 Ma



ID: 2315795
Águas Claras Formação

Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Águas Claras Formation

Lithology: Sandstone, conglomerate, siltstone, mudstone

Reference: Geological Survey of Brazil. State Geological Maps of Brazil. CPRM - Geobank. [43]

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