Explore the geometry in El Chino Mine, New Mexico through Google satellite imagery. To Pan: click and drag
the map. Take advantage of the zoom bars.
El Chino Mine
The El Chino
(the "Chinaman") Mine is an open-pit
copper mine located in the town of Santa
Rita, 15 miles (24 km) east of Silver
City. The huge open-pit mine was once
the largest in the world and is perhaps
the oldest mining site still being used
in the American southwest.
El Chino Mine Open Pit Map.