Inca de Oro, Chañaral/Copiapó Provinces, Atacama Region, Chile
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||26° 45' 15'' South , 69° 54' 15'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-26.75422,-69.90433|
|Köppen climate type:||BWk : Cold desert climate|
The mining district of Inca de Oro straddles the border between Chañaral and Copiapó provinces.
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55 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Cretaceous - Jurassic|
66 - 201.3 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.