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Lagunas Norte mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 7° 56' 32'' South , 78° 14' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -7.94223,-78.24620
GeoHash:G#: 6q86g6nv5
Owned/operated by:Barrick Gold Corporation
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Mina Lagunas Norte


The property lies on the western flank of the Peruvian Andes at an elevation of 4,000 to 4,260 meters above sea level. It is an open-pit, crush, valley-fill heap leach operation.


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