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Basha Valley (Basha Nala; Basna), Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
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Latitude: 35°41'5"N
Longitude: 75°26'16"E
 
 
A northern tributary to the Shigar River Valley. (Descends from Mt Chogo Lungma and joins with the Braldu river to form the Shigar river.)

Ref: Blauwet, D., Smith, B., and Smith, C., 1997. A Guide to the Mineral Localities of the Northern Areas, Pakistan. Mineralogical Record 28(3), 183-200.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Albite
'Apatite'
Beryl
var: Aquamarine

var: Emerald
'Biotite'
Calcite
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Corundum
var: Ruby

Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Hematite
Hübnerite
'K Feldspar
var: Adularia'

Lepidolite
Microcline
Microlite Group
Muscovite
Orthoclase
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Rutile
Schorl
Siderite
Spessartine
Stibnite
Titanite
Topaz
Tremolite


35 entries listed. 21 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

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