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Venus Mine, Windy Arm, Tagish Lake, Carcross, Whitehorse Mining District, Yukon, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° 1' 13'' North , 134° 37' 48'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 60.0202777778, -134.63

A silver mine located on the West side of Windy Arm of Tagish Lake, approximately 17 km South of Carcross. The mine is located right on the South Klondike Highway (Whitehorse, Yukon to Skagway, Alaska) at km 83.4, 2.9 km North of the Yukon-British Columbia border.

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Sabina A.P. (1992) Rock and minerals for the collector: The Alaska highway; Dawson Creek, B.C. to Yukon/Alaska border Geological Survey of Canada, Misc. Report 50: 41.

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