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La Providencia mine, Susques department, Jujuy, Argentina

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° 55' South , 66° 34' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -23.9166666667, -66.5666666667
Site with case-harden conglomerates, with numerous secondary minerals.
Sulphides form case-harden the material in a Tertiary conglomerate.

Mineral List

27 entries listed. 24 valid minerals.

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Peralta, C.M. y Sureda, R.J., (1992). Mina La Providencia, un yacimiento argentífero en la Puna de Jujuy, República Argentina. 4° Congreso Nacional y 1er Congreso Latinoamericano de Geología Económica: 116-125.

V. Angelelli (1984). Yacimientos metalíferos de la República Argentina. Volumen II. Comisión de Investigaciones Científicas de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Museo de La Plata - UNLP.
Instituto de Geología Aplicada.

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