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La Carolina mine, Carolina, Coronel Pringles department, San Luis Province, Argentinai
Regional Level Types
La Carolina mineMine
Carolina- not defined -
Coronel Pringles departmentDepartment
San Luis ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 48' 14'' South , 66° 5' 7'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
San Francisco del Monte de Oro3,295 (2016)23.2km
Villa General Roca196 (2016)37.5km
La Punta15,000 (2016)47.2km
Luján1,896 (2016)49.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Mina De Oro La Carolina


An ancient mine, since about 1792, where gold was extracted to be sent to the Spanish kings. (For geological info, see under "Carolina".)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au

List of minerals for each chemical element

AuGold
Au GoldAu

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

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