Santa Rita Mine, Capillitas mining district, Andalgalá Department, Catamarca Province, Argentinai
|Regional Level Types|
|Santa Rita Mine||Mine|
|Capillitas mining district||Mining District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
27° South , 66° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Capillitas Mining District
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina Santa Rita
Specimen mining on rhodochrosite.
Privately owned mine, unlike the state-owned mines a few hundred meters away.
This is the mine which was studied in Hubert Putz' Ph.D. thesis.
Regions containing this locality
|South America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
Reference: Kuno Stöckli collection
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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