Abismo Guy Collet

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Abismo Guy Collet
Location Brazil
Depth -671m
Discovery 2006
Geology quartzite

The Abismo Guy Collet (SP-090) is the deepest cave in South America, and the deepest in the world that is formed in quartzite. Located in a tepui in northern Brazil near the border with Venezuela, this cave was first explored by cavers in 2006 to a depth of -671 meters.

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Coordinates: 0°51′23″S 63°22′18″W / 0.85639°S 63.37167°W / -0.85639; -63.37167