Bingham Canyon Mine is the largest open-pit mine is the world, providing mostly copper. It has been in production since 1906, and has resulted in the creation of a pit over 0.97 km deep, and covering 770 hectares. It was designated a US National Historic Landmark in 1966.

 

Name: Bingham Canyon Mine

Lat, Long: 40.523,-112.151

Location: Herriman, Utah, USA

 

Bingham Canyon Mine, Herriman, Utah, USA

 

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