|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 7' 53'' North , 4° 16' 36'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.13139,-4.27667|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Iberian Peninsula|
|Köppen climate type:||Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Mina la Sorpresa (Mina Nieves, Mina Trinidad), Montoro, Córdoba, Andalucía, España|
Mine or group of mines located in the "Cerro Cabezas" formerly known as "El Cerro del Vidrio", located between the Kilometers 24 and 25 of the road from Villar del Rio to Cardena and were exploited in the first half of the century XX for the extraction of Tungsten.
It is of mineralization associated with some veins of Quartz and porphyritic granite probably associated with hydrothermal phenomena and alteration type greisen.
4 valid minerals.
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|Carboniferous - Devonian|
298.9 - 419.2 Ma