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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||19° North , 97° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~9km|
Note: Mun. de Profesor Rafael Ramírez is the old name of this municipality.
Las Vigas de Ramírez is also the name of a city.
The famous amethysts apparently do not come from here, but from several mines near the village of Piedra Parada, in Mun. de Tatatila (see http://www.mindat.org/mesg-7-99316.html).
4 valid minerals.
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- Lieber, W. and Frenzel, G. (2003): Famous mineral localities: Las Vigas, Veracruz, Mexico. The Mineralogical Record, 34(6), 55-67+91.