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Juruena-Teles Pires mineral province, Mato Grosso, Brazil

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 14° 25' 0'' South , 56° 47' 59'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Province
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet

Paleoproterozoic lode gold deposits and related alluvial and eluvial placer deposits.
Previously known as Alta Floresta mineral province, which is also the name of a smaller district in the much larger mineral province. To avoid confusion, named after the most important rivers in the area.

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- Serviço Geológico do Brasil (2001): Projeto Província Mineral Alta Floresta. April 17, 2001.
- Schneider Santos, J.O., Groves, D.I., Hartmann, L.A., Moura, M.A., and McNaughton, N.J. (2001): Gold deposits of the Tapajós and Alta Floresta Domains, Tapajós-Parima orogenic belt, Amazon Craton, Brazil. Mineralium Deposita 36, 278-299. DOI 10.1007/s001260100172
- Geologia e Recursos Minerais da Provincia Mineral de Alta Floresta (2005), CPRM.
- Silva, Maria da Glória; Abram,Maísa Bastos (2006) Projeto Metalogenia da Província Aurífera Juruena-Teles Pires, Mato Grosso

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