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San Jorge Cu deposit, Uspallata, Las Heras Department, Mendoza, Argentina

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 15' South , 69° 26' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -32.25, -69.4333333333


Porphyry copper deposit.

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References

Williams, W. C., Meissl, E., Madrid, J., & de Machuca, B. C. (1999). The San Jorge porphyry copper deposit, Mendoza, Argentina: a combination of orthomagmatic and hydrothermal mineralization. Ore Geology Reviews, 14(3), 185-201.
- Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): Porphyry copper deposits of the world: Database and grade and tonnage models, 2008. US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
- Garrido, Mirta M.; Gómez, M. Cristina; Fernández, M. Lis; Lambrecht, Soraya (2010) Tourmaline breccia of San Jorge porphyry copper gold deposit (Mendoza): alteration, mineralization and origin of the fluids. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. vol.67 no.1 Buenos Aires Aug. 2010
- Harald G. Dill, Mirta M. Garrido, Frank Melcher, Maria C. Gomez, Liliana I. Luna (2012): Depth-related variation of tourmaline in the breccia pipe of the San Jorge porphyry copper deposit, Mendoza, Argentina. Ore Geology Reviews 48, 271-277.

 
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