Cerro Chiriguelo (Cerro Corá), Amambay Department, Paraguay
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||22° 37' 0'' South , 55° 56' 59'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-22.6166666667, -55.95|
Cretaceous alkaline igneous intrusive and extrusive complex, including alkaline gabbro and carbonatite, with uranium mineralization. Now a national park - Collecting prohibited.
6 km diameter alkaline complex consisting of sovite, rodbergite, carbonatite and syenite rocks.
17 valid minerals.
GeochronologyMineralization age: Early Cretaceous : 133 Ma to 123 Ma
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