Santa Rita Copper Mine

Santa Rita Copper Mine (HM1CUG)

Location: Hanover, NM 88041 Grant County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 48.366', W 108° 3.456'

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Before you is the Santa Rita copper mine, one of the oldest mines in North America.

The Santa Rita Mine, of Chino Operations, is owned by Freeport-McMoran Copper and Gold Inc. Chino produces copper and molybdenum.

An Industry Leader-Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc. is an international mining industry leader based in North America with large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets and significant, proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 9:39pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 775516 N 3633626
Decimal Degrees32.80610000, -108.05760000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 48.366', W 108° 3.456'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 48' 21.96" N, 108° 3' 27.36" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 116 Georgetown Rd, Hanover NM 88041, US
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