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Alcaparrosa Mine (Mina Alcaparrosa), Candelaria Copper mining complex, Punta del Cobre District, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 27° 27' 52'' South , 70° 16' 28'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -27.46466,-70.27463
GeoHash:G#: 67n5bb5wf
Owned/operated by:Lundin Mining 
Locality type:Mine (Active) - last checked 2017
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


An underground mine commenced production in 1996.

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'commodity:Copper'
Formula: Cu
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'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
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SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc (2017) Technical Report for the Candelaria Copper Mining Complex, Atacama Region, Region III, Chile. Prepared for Lundin Mining Corporation.


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