Atacama desert

Infinite Landscapes in the Atacama Desert

View from the road to Cerro Blanco, Atacama

Viewpoint Atacama

W. Griem, 2005 - 2021

The Andes Precordillera between Los Loros and Cerro de la Plata - Atacama, Chile

Photo: The precordillera of the Andes between Los Loros and Castaño - Atacama Region, Chile.
Photo taken from the road to the silver mines of Cerro Blanco - view to the east - Copiapó Valley - Qda. Carrizalillo. Place of viewpoint: The Tirado plain to the east, just above Los Loros. (Kodak5848; W. Griem 2005)
Road to Cerro Blanco

Location: Lomas Bayas is located about 70 km from Copiapo.
Petrol: In Copiapo (70 km) or Tierra Amarilla (55 km)
Road condition: Relatively well gravelled or salted; better with PickUp, SUV or Jeep.
Worth seeing: Abandoned mining village (silver), desert landscape.
UTM: 400187 / 6927426 - Height: 2025 m.

Information Photo: Kodak Camera DX6490
Focal length: 55,9,mm (=337/35mm) | Time: 1:750
F: f/5 | Original size: 2304 x 1728 | Date: 2005/06/03/16:55 hrs.

Map of Atacama - Llano Tirado


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