Stone ruins at Monte Alban. Oaxaca,Mexico

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Stone ruins at Monte Alban. Monte Alb∑n is a large pre-Columbian center and archaeological site in the Oaxacan sub-region of Mesoamerica, whose major developments are attributed to the Zapotec civilization with a later occupational phase by the Mixtec. The site is located in southern Mexico's Valley of Oaxaca, in the present-day state of Oaxaca, at an elevation of 1941 m (6368+ft) above mean sea level. Monte Alban, Oaxaca State, Mexico.